Guadalcanal Diary

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Guadalcanal Diary ★★½ 1943

A vintage wartime flag-waver, with a typical crew of Marines battling the “Yellow Menace” over an important base on the famous Pacific atoll. Based on Richard Tregaskis' first-hand account. 93m/B VHS, DVD . Preston Foster, Lloyd Nolan, William Bendix, Richard Conte, Anthony Quinn, Richard Jaeckel, Roy Roberts, Minor Watson, Miles Mander, Ralph Byrd, Lionel Stander, Reed Hadley, John Archer, Eddie Acuff, Selmer Jackson, Paul Fung; D: Lewis Seiler; W: Lamar Trotti, Jerome Cady; C: Charles Clarke; M: David Buttolph.