Gung Ho!: The Story of Carlson's Makin Island Raiders
Gung Ho!: The Story of Carlson's Makin Island Raiders (1943)

Accepted in 1943 as standard wartime propaganda, Gung Ho can be seen today as an outrageous exercise in raging machismo. Randolph Scott plays Thorwald, a marine colonel assigned to assemble a crack squadron of fearless jungle fighters for… More

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Release Date: July 3, 2001
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Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Outdated WWII flagwaver.

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Sean Axmaker
Turner Classic Movies Online

... the film moves from the familiar cliches of platoon drama character vignettes to the sinewy action scenes of the invasion.

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jay nixon
Ultra patriotic morale booster from just after America had entered WWII. Randolph Scott takes a break from the saddle to lead a troop into battle. His last… More
Randy Tippy
Enjoyable but thick with stylistic propaganda.