About the film
based on novel or book world war ii pearl harbor navy philippines pacific theater 1940s
They Were Expendable
Release Date: December 07, 1945
|Slogan||:||«A Tribute to Those Who Did So Much... With So Little!»|
|Writers||:||Frank Wead, William L. White|
Shortly after Pearl Harbor, a squadron of PT-boat crews in the Philippines must battle the Navy brass between skirmishes with the Japanese. The title says it all about the Navy's attitude towards the PT-boats and their crews.