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Title:
The steel helmet
Author:
Fuller, Samuel, 1912-1997, screenwriter, director, producer.
Edition:
Full screen.
Publication Information:
[Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, 2007.
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (84 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
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.
General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1951.

Issued as part of the Criterion Eclipse box set: The first films of Samuel Fuller.
Language:
English
Added Title:
First films of Samuel Fuller.
ISBN:
9781934121771

9781934121801
UPC:
715515025522
Format :
DVD

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I Shot Jesse James (1949, the story of one of Jesse James' gang who shot him in the back); The Baron of Arizona (1950, a con man sets out to claim himself owner of Arizona); and The Steel Helmet (1952, first U.S. movie to portray the Korean War).