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The steel helmet [videorecording] / Kit Parker Films ; Robert L. Lippert presents ; Deputy Corporation ; released by Lippert Pictures, Inc
DVDs DVDs | Criterion Collection | 2007 | [Full screen version.]
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD S DRAMA)
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Imprint
[Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, 2007.
Edition
[Full screen version.]
Descript
1 videodisc (84 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series
Eclipse from the Criterion Collection Series 5
Eclipse (Criterion Collection (Firm)). Series 5, The first films of Samuel Fuller.
System Det
DVD; Dolby Digital mono.
Note
In English, with optional English (SDH) subtitles.
Cast
Gene Evans, Robert Hutton, Steve Brodie, James Edwards, Richard Loo, Sid Melton, Richard Monahan, William Chun, Harold Fong, Neyle Morrow.
Credits
Writer/producer/director, Samuel Fuller ; director of photography, Ernest Miller ; art director, Theobold Holsopple ; editor, Philip Cahn ; music, Paul Dunlap ; special effects, Ben Southland.
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1951.
Awards
Writers Guild of America, 1952: Best Written American Low-budget
Audience
Not rated.
Summary
Despite its relatively low budget, this portrait of Korean War soldiers grappling with moral and racial issues while trying to stay alive remains one of the director's most gripping, realistic depictions of the blood and guts of war, as well as a reflection of Fuller's social conscience.
Local Note
MW, 6-10
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ISBN
1934121770 (set)
9781934121771 (set)
1934121800 (disc)
9781934121801 (disc)
ISBN/ISSN
715515025522 set
Music #
ECL022 Criterion Collection (set)
ECL025 Criterion Collection (disc)
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