About the film
japan world war ii burma pacific war jungle warfare
Release Date: March 16, 1962
|Slogan||:||«How they fought those last 500 miles will remain forever in your memory!»|
|Genres||:||Action, Drama, War|
|Production Companies||:||Warner Bros. Pictures, United States Pictures|
|Writers||:||Samuel Fuller, Milton Sperling, Charlton Ogburn Jr.|
Brigadier General Frank D. Merrill leads the 3,000 American volunteers of his 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional), aka "Merrill's Marauders", behind Japanese lines across Burma to Myitkyina, pushing beyond their limits and fighting pitched battles at every strong-point.