[Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, 2007.
[Full screen version.]
1 videodisc (84 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Eclipse from the Criterion Collection Series 5
Eclipse (Criterion Collection (Firm)). Series 5, The first films of Samuel Fuller.
DVD; Dolby Digital mono.
In English, with optional English (SDH) subtitles.
Gene Evans, Robert Hutton, Steve Brodie, James Edwards, Richard Loo, Sid Melton, Richard Monahan, William Chun, Harold Fong, Neyle Morrow.
Writer/producer/director, Samuel Fuller ; director of photography, Ernest Miller ; art director, Theobold Holsopple ; editor, Philip Cahn ; music, Paul Dunlap ; special effects, Ben Southland.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1951.
Writers Guild of America, 1952: Best Written American Low-budget
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.
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