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Take the High Ground!(1953)

Also Known As: The Making of a Marine |

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Brief Synopsis

A tough drill sergeant prepares green recruits for service in the Korean War.

Cast & Crew

Richard Brooks Director
Maurice Jara Franklin D. No Bear
Robert Arthur Donald Quentin Dover IV
William Hairston Daniel Hazard
Jerome Courtland Elvin Carey
Steve Forrest Lobo Naglaski
Carleton Carpenter Merton Tolliver
Russ Tamblyn Paul Jamison
Elaine Stewart Julie Mollison
Karl Malden Sgt. Laverne Holt
Richard Widmark Sgt. Thorne Ryan
Bert Freed Sgt. Vince Opperman
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in El Paso, TX: 21 Sep 1953
Release Date:  1953 Production Date:  UCLA has 16mm print R-A4-312-2, M55991; AFI
Color/B&W:  Color (Anscocolor) Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  101 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  9,091    
Duration(reels):  12    

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  • take the high ground

    kevin sellers 2016-05-30

    Average war slash basic training pic. Big problem with it is the story and screenplay, by Millard Kaufman. Throughout the film the recruits are moaning... MORE>

  • Love Steve Forrest

    thoseandrewsboys 2015-02-21

    This was a great movie.My favorite actor is,you guessed it,a younger Steve Forrest. MORE>

  • Love Blond Steve Forrest

    Steve Lobo 2012-10-09

    Love this man. Good movie, early in Steve Forrest's career. MORE>