Director: Stanley Kubrick
Writer(s): Stanley Kubrick, Calder Willingham and Jim Thompson (screenplay), Humphrey Cobb (novel(
Cast: Kirk Douglas, Ralph Meeker & Adolphe Menjou
Running Time: 88
The futility and irony of the war in the trenches in WWI is shown as a unit commander in the French army must deal with the mutiny of his men and a glory-seeking general after part of his force falls back under fire in an impossible attack.