The Story of G.I. Joe
The Story of G.I. Joe (1945)

The Story of G.I. Joe was based on the columns of Scripps-Howard war correspondent Ernie Pyle (Burgess Meredith). Though already past 40, Pyle insists upon marching along with an Army infantry unit during the Italian campaign. He befriends… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: July 13, 1945
DVD Release Date: May 23, 2000
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Critic Score: 77% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Alberto Abuín

A desolating masterpiece from beginning to end, like any war is. [Full review in Spanish]

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Steve Crum

Above average WWII salute to soldier's journalist Ernie Pyle; early Mitchum starring roll.

Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

It's not an anti-war movie, but something even rarer; a war-agnostic movie.

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Dennis Schwartz
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One of the better war films.

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Emanuel Levy

One of the most realistic and popular WWII movies made by Hollywood, for which star Robert Mitchum received his sole Oscar nomination.

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