Hell in the Pacific

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Hell in the Pacific ★★★ 1969 (PG)

A marvelously photographed (by Conrad Hall) psycho/macho allegory, about an American and a Japanese soldier stranded together on a tiny island and the mini-war they fight all by themselves. Overly obvious antiwar statement done with style. 101m/C VHS, DVD . Lee Marvin, To-shiro Mifune; D: John Boorman; W: Eric Bercovici, Alexander Jacobs; C: Conrad L. Hall; M: Lalo Schifrin.