Take the High Ground
Take the High Ground (1953)

"You guys will never be soldiers!" With these words, Richard Widmark opens and closes Take the High Ground. Widmark plays tough drill sergeant Thorne Ryan, whipping his recruits through basic training in preparation for shipment… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: October 30, 1953
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Dennis Schwartz
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The fun is in seeing the changes in the genre over the years and how army life was depicted in a bygone era.

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jay nixon
Standard boys to men saga with a bit of tortured romance thrown in made far better than it should be by Richard Widmark.