Murphy's War

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Murphy's War ★★ 1971 (PG)

In WWII, the Germans sink an English ship and gun down most of its crew. An Irishman, however, survives and returns to health with the help of a nurse. He then seeks revenge on those who killed his crewmates, even after he learns the war has ended. O'Toole is interesting as the revenge-minded seaman though saddled with a mediocre script. 106m/C VHS, DVD . GB Peter O'Toole, Sian Phillips, Philippe Noiret; D: Peter Yates; W: Stirling Silliphant; M: John Barry.