Battle of the Bulge
Battle of the Bulge (1965)

Certainly not a documentary, this film travels pretty far from the actual historical recountings of the famed battle. However, it does contain exciting battle scenes. The plot involves a U.S. Colonel (Henry Fonda) who strongly suspects that… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: December 16, 1965
DVD Release Date: May 3, 2005
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Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

The most harrowing sequences in the show occur at the beginning and the end... It's the two-and-a-half hours in between that are the problem.

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Keith Breese

when all the dust settles, Battle of the Bulge is a really long, really talky movie

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Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

Precise, compelling tale of one of WWII's biggest battles.

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Flixster Audience Score: 68% Flixster User Reviews
xGary Xx
A WWII story that is interesting more for it's characters rather than the visual spectacle of the battle itself. Several sub-plots are interlinked… More
Chris Browning
Even with a ton of star power and a solid begining and ending, the film is a slow paced and boring mess between them. The film slogs on not doing much and… More
Cameron Johnson
"We took a little bacon and we took a little beans, and we caught the blood Germans in the town... or the bulge of"! Ah, yes, the… More
Jonny Crumley
Beautifully shot war movie with an all-star cast and great battle scenes. I thought Henry Fonda was miscast in his role, as he wasn't very believable.… More
Jeffrey Meyers
While not quite in the same league as the greatest war epics (such as the brilliant Patton), Battle of the Bulge is still a solid all around showing. Historical… More
Barry Lappin
Superb war film. Hasnt aged a bit.