Blending archival battle footage with studio-filmed material (shot by longtime Stanley Kubrick collaborator John Alcott), this moving drama chronicles the journey of a 20-year-old British soldier from basic training to the frontlines on D-Day. Through his harrowing experiences, the isolating and dehumanizing results of war are illustrated. Brian Stirner, Davyd Harries, Nicholas Ball star. 84 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; audio commentary; featurettes; bonus shorts "Germany Calling" (1941), "Cameramen at War" (1943), "A Test of Violence" (1969); theatrical trailer; more.