1966 · N.p.
Based on Jean Larteguy's 1960 novel "The Centurions." A French Army Colonel leads his platoon in the battles against Viet Minh communists and Algerian guerrilla fighters in Indonesia and Algeria. The Algerian War is particularly philosophically unsettling to his men, who begin to question the motives of France and the legitimacy of its claims to the region.
Shot on location in Spain.
Photographs varying sizes, generally Near Fine.
Complete collation details available upon request. (Inventory #: 152350)