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Battleground - (Original Trailer)
American soldiers in France fight to...
Battleground - (Original Trailer)
American soldiers in France fight to survive a Nazi siege in Battleground (1949), directed by William Wellman.>
Battleground (1949) -- (Movie Clip) He Found A...
Their leave in Paris canceled, soldiers from the 101st...
Battleground (1949) -- (Movie Clip) He...
Battleground (1949) -- (Movie Clip) He Found A Home In The Army
Their leave in Paris canceled, soldiers from the 101st Airborne rumble into Bastogne for what will be the Battle Of The Bulge, Van Johnson, Don Taylor, George Murphy, Ricardo Montalban, Bruce Cowling greeted by Denise Darcel, James Whitmore the sergeant, early in MGM’s Battleground, 1948. >
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- Battleground (1949)
Ben Mankiewicz introduces Battleground, 1949.
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- Battleground...
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- Battleground (1949)
Ben Mankiewicz introduces Battleground, 1949. >
Battleground (1949) -- (Movie Clip) Bug Jitter
The platoon has been digging in for hours outside Bastogne,...
Battleground (1949) -- (Movie Clip) Bug...
Battleground (1949) -- (Movie Clip) Bug Jitter
The platoon has been digging in for hours outside Bastogne, Holley (Van Johnson) trying to cook his eggs, Brett King the lieutenant, Richard Jaeckel with ailing Don Taylor, Marshall Thompson on patrol, Germans up to no good, in William A. Wellman’s Battleground, 1948. >
Battleground (1949) -- (Movie Clip) Battered...
The prologue from producer Dore Schary, director William A....
Battleground (1949) -- (Movie Clip)...
Battleground (1949) -- (Movie Clip) Battered Bastards Of Bastogne
The prologue from producer Dore Schary, director William A. Wellman and Robert Pirosh’s original screenplay, James Whitmore the drill sergeant, MGM men in his platoon including John Hodiak and Ricardo Montalban, Scotty Beckett and Marshall Thompson commenting, opening Battleground, 1948. >
Battleground (1949) -- (Movie Clip) Nuts Is...
This isn't the big moment but rather the immediate context,...
Battleground (1949) -- (Movie Clip) Nuts...
Battleground (1949) -- (Movie Clip) Nuts Is Strictly Negative
Not the big moment but rather the context, Jarvess, Pop and Kipp (John Hodiak, George Murphy, Douglas Fowley) press their German counterparts until Holley (Van Johnson) and a general staff officer (Ian MacDonald) return, confirming the historically correct reply, in Battleground, 1948. >
Battleground (1949) -- (Movie Clip) It's...
Representing the 101st Airborne at the Battle Of The Bulge,...
Battleground (1949) -- (Movie Clip)...
Battleground (1949) -- (Movie Clip) It's Against The Rules Of War
With the 101st Airborne at the Battle Of The Bulge, Holley (Van Johnson) and Layton (Marshall Thompson) roughing it when Pop (George Murphy) brings word of his discharge until Kipp (Douglas Fowley), who’s found his dentures, arrives with discouraging news, in Battleground, 1948. >
Battleground (1949) -- (Movie Clip) What Is A...
Holley, Rodrigues and Jarvess (Van Johnson, Ricardo...
Battleground (1949) -- (Movie Clip) What...
Battleground (1949) -- (Movie Clip) What Is A Texas Leaguer?
Holley, Rodrigues and Jarvess (Van Johnson, Ricardo Montalban, John Hodiak) sent out on patrol, now certain that disguised Germans are infiltrating the positions of the 101st Airborne during the Battle Of The Bulge, from Robert Pirosh’s screenplay, in MGM’s Battleground, 1948. >

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