Days of Glory (1944)

Not Rated  |   |  Drama, Romance, War  |  16 June 1944 (USA)
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A heroic guerilla group fights back against impossible odds during the 1941 Nazi invasion of Russia.



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Petrov (as Edward Durst)
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In late 1941, with the Nazi invasion of Russia still advancing, the Red Army leaves bands of guerillas behind in the forests. One such band is joined by beautiful ballet dancer Nina; initially inept, a series of bitter lessons gradually make her a seasoned soldier. The group still form human attachments, despite the shadow of grim death that makes their greatest hope one of selling their lives dearly... Written by Rod Crawford <>

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16 June 1944 (USA)  »

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Revenge  »

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$958,000 (estimated)

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(RCA Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Although the credits specify all in the credited cast were making their screen debuts, Maria Palmer, Hugo Haas and Tamara Toumanova appeared in movies in earlier years. See more »

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Gregory Peck & Tamara Toumanova were Fantastic
2 March 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

When I viewed this film I was quite surprised to see a very young Gregory Peck,"Spellbound",'45, give an outstanding performance in a black and white film about a few Russian citizens defending their country against the Nazi take over of their town. The Nazi Army utilized many tanks in order to take over this town and out numbered the Russian's by a very large percentage. Tamara Toumanova,(Nina Ivanova),Torn Curtain",'66 gave an outstanding supporting role who was very young and attractive. Nina was able to put some romance into this picture with her good looks and sexy boots. Tamara Toumanova and Gregory Peck were a great couple in this film and it is too bad she decided to marry the director of this film right after production. A great Classic film that is worth while viewing.

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