Red Ball Express

Starring: Jeff Chandler, Alex Nicol, Charles Drake, Judith Braun

Budd Boetticher directs this 1950s drama following a group of military truck drivers sent on a dangerous mission in World War II Germany With General Pattons tanks piercing the German lines at will it appears that the war is finally drawing to a close However, such is the speed of the US advance that their foremost attacking units have lost contact with the main supply lines A group of drivers led by Lieutenant Campbell (Jeff Chandler) and including Sergeant Kallek (Alex Nicol) and Private Partridge (Charles Drake) set out for the front lines carrying supplies However, the enmity between Campbell and Kallek and lingering pockets of enemy troops make the mission anything but straightforward

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Genre: Film

Release Date: 21st January 2013

Year of production: 2013

Director: Budd Boetticher

Running Time: 83 min

Cat No: 134953

Barcode: 5019322349532

No Disc: 1

Format: DVD