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The Steel Helmet(1951)

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Brief Synopsis

Americans trapped behind enemy lines fight off Communists during the Korean War.

Cast & Crew

Samuel Fuller Director
Robert Hutton Priv. Bronte
Steve Brodie Lt. Driscoll
James Edwards Corp. Thompson
Richard Loo Sgt. Tankaka
Richard Monahan Priv. Baldy
William Chun Short Round
Harold Fong The Red
Gene Evans [Sgt.] Zack
Lynn Stalmaster Second lieutenant
Ernest Miller Director of Photography
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Los Angeles premiere: 10 Jan 1951; New York opening: 24 Jan 1951
Release Date:  1951 Production Date:  EB; AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Lippert Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Deputy Corp.
Duration(mins):  84 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  7,545    
Duration(reels):  9    

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  • Unsung Movie

    Maurice H Bank 2014-09-10

    This is one of the great movies of war ever made, but unfortunately, it is not on many hit lists, and that is because this movie is as they call it... MORE>

  • The Steel Helmet

    Goetan 2014-04-29

    Fuller became a talent to be reckoned with this, the first Korean War film. Evans is solid as Sergeant who along with his unit and a South Korean boy hold... MORE>

  • Timely depiction of Korea

    Jarrod McDonald 2009-10-26

    When viewing this film, I had to keep reminding myself that this was made and shown to audiences while the Korean War was still occurring...actually, very... MORE>