French Indochina, 1950: A small military hospital is abruptly overrun by a squad of Communist guerrillas, whose commander (Neville Brand) kidnaps the small company of doctors and nurses so that they can minister to his ailing warlord (Benson Fong). Aware that death or worse awaits them whether they succeed or fail, the trapped medicos have to concoct a desperate plan for escape. Shocking survival saga also stars Dolores Michaels, Patricia Owens, Ken Scott, Shirley Knight, John Morley; directing debut for James Clavell (who scripted). 98 min. Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.