Year: 2005 Genre: Struggle, Drama, Military Runtime: 132 min. Country: US, Australia Director: John Dahl Actors: Benjamin Bratt, James Franco, Marton Csokas, Connie Nielsen, Joseph Fiennes, Dale Dye, Sam Worthington
The film The Great Raid, based on real events that occurred during the Second World War. Within 10 hours after the attack on Pearl Harbor, Japanese fighters attacked the Philippines. And about 10,000 American soldiers are trapped, pressed to the coast. Navy, which could save them, it was not simple. After four months of fierce fighting and famine, the surviving Americans surrender to the troops of the Imperial Japanese Army. In 1944, realizing that the war was lost, the Japanese High Command decides to kill all prisoners of war in the Philippines. Soon, American troops landed on the coast of the peninsula and discover that the camp Cabanatuan still have about 500 live prisoners, but there is already sent to the Japanese punitive expedition. Americans need to get ahead of the Japanese and the release of prisoners. Mission to save borne by the battalion commander Lt. Col. Henry Musso Rangers. To perform a task with minimal loss Musso elaborates the plan of operations and trains the soldiers entrusted to him recruits. Later, this mission will be named the most successful rescue operation in the history of the US Army. With SarMovie.com you can download The Great Raid full movie in HD.