When his Naval weather-tracking station sustains a Japanese attack, CPO Richard Widmark has to shepherd the survivors 800 miles across Asia's Gobi Desert. He receives unexpected aid for the impossible journey at the hands of Mongol chieftain Murvyn Vye and his nomad tribe. Fact-based tale co-stars Don Taylor, Martin Milner, Max Showalter; Robert Wise directs. 90 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.