King and Country
King and Country (1965)

King and Country was adapted by Evan Jones from John Wilson's play Hamp. Misfit World War I British soldier Tom Courtenay, on trial for desertion, is defended by martinet officer Dirk Bogarde. Disgusted by the assignment, Bogarde… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: November 30, 1965
DVD Release Date: October 3, 2000
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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Tense, downbeat, class-conscious antiwar drama.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
San Francisco Examiner

Losey overcomes the script's soapbox aspirations with his crisp direction.

Ed Gonzalez
Apollo Guide

Losey creates a chilling sense of mood with nothing more than horrifying still images of a war-torn landscape.

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