MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 44,272 this week

Tunisian Victory (1944)

6.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.9/10 from 144 users  
Reviews: 4 user

Documentary made by the U.S. Army Signal Corps.

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

$0.00 with Prime Instant Video

WATCH NOW
ON DISC

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1140 titles
created 18 Sep 2011
 
a list of 381 titles
created 05 Nov 2011
 
a list of 701 titles
created 08 Mar 2013
 
list image
a list of 49 titles
created 10 May 2014
 
a list of 1270 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Tunisian Victory" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Tunisian Victory (1944)

Tunisian Victory (1944) on IMDb 6.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Tunisian Victory.
1 win. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

After discovering the dead body of her teenage daughter's lover, a housewife takes desperate measures to protect her family from scandal.

Director: Max Ophüls
Stars: James Mason, Joan Bennett, Geraldine Brooks
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Stanley and Oliver, in their new jobs as footman and doorman at a ritzy hotel, wreak their usual havoc on the guests, including partially undressing a swanky blonde guest and repeatedly ... See full summary »

Director: Lewis R. Foster
Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Jean Harlow
Crime | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

After a career criminal is recaptured and knows he faces the guillotine, he offers to exchange his life for 100 hostages slated for execution by the Nazis.

Director: Raoul Walsh
Stars: Errol Flynn, Paul Lukas, Lucile Watson
The Late Show (1977)
Crime | Mystery | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A grumpy semi-retired private investigator partners with a quirky female client to catch the people who murdered his partner.

Director: Robert Benton
Stars: Art Carney, Lily Tomlin, Bill Macy
Primrose Path (1940)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Girl from the "wrong" side of the tracks falls in love with an ambitious young man from the "right" side of the tracks.

Director: Gregory La Cava
Stars: Ginger Rogers, Joel McCrea, Marjorie Rambeau
Certificate: Passed Musical | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Mary and Larry are are a modestly successful skating team. Shortly after their marriage, Mary gets a picture contract, while Larry is sitting at home, out of work. To prove that he can ... See full summary »

Director: Reinhold Schünzel
Stars: Joan Crawford, James Stewart, Lew Ayres
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

An escaped convict is out to kill the judge who sentenced him. Two inept detectives are hired to guard the judge.

Director: Fred Guiol
Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, James Finlayson
Documentary | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The Official World War II US Government account of Chinese defense against Japanese aggression.

Directors: Frank Capra, Anatole Litvak
Stars: Claire Chennault, Kai-Shek Chiang, Madame Chiang
San Pietro (1945)
Documentary | Short | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

This documentary movie is about the battle of San Pietro, a small village in Italy. Over 1,100 US soldiers were killed while trying to take this location, that blocked the way for the ... See full summary »

Director: John Huston
Stars: Mark W. Clark, John Huston
Documentary | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Directors: Frank Capra, Joris Ivens
Stars: John Beal, Howard Duff, Walter Huston
Battle Taxi (1955)
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Capt. Russ Edwards commands a helicopter rescue unit that fly wounded soldiers out of battle areas and rescue pilots who have to ditch their aircraft. He has a problem with one of his men, ... See full summary »

Director: Herbert L. Strock
Stars: Sterling Hayden, Arthur Franz, Marshall Thompson
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A calvary deserter risks his life to warn and protect a wagon train from an impending Indian attack.

Director: Lesley Selander
Stars: Sterling Hayden, Coleen Gray, Keith Larsen
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Narrator (voice)
...
American soldier (voice)
...
British soldier (voice)
Jacques Duchesne ...
Narrator (French version) / Récitant (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Harold Alexander ...
Himself (archive footage)
Kenneth Anderson ...
Himself (archive footage)
Omar N. Bradley ...
Himself (archive footage)
Alan Brooke ...
Himself (archive footage)
...
Himself (archive footage)
Mark W. Clark ...
Himself (archive footage)
Alan Cunningham ...
Himself (archive footage)
Andrew Cunningham ...
Himself (archive footage)
François Darlan ...
Himself (archive footage)
Charles de Gaulle ...
Himself (archive footage)
James Doolittle ...
Himself (archive footage)
Edit

Storyline

The Archive of World War Two is a series of original archive documentaries filmed under actual battle conditions by service and newsreel cameramen attached to American, British, French, Russian and enemy forces. NTSC - Black & White - 74 minutes Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Documentary | War

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

1 April 1944 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

An Official Record  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

'Huston, John' directed replacement scenes when some footage was lost. See more »

Connections

Featured in Victory at Sea (1954) See more »

Soundtracks

Symphonic Variations
(uncredited)
Music by César Franck
Arranged by Dimitri Tiomkin
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Decent WW2 Doc
25 June 2008 | by (Louisville, KY) – See all my reviews

Tunisian Victory (1944)

** 1/2 (out of 4)

This WW2 documentary was produced by the U.S. Army Signal Corps and the British Film Unit. Frank Capra and Hugh Stewart filmed and directed the majority of the movie but before it was released, parts of the print were damaged so John Huston went back and reshot those scenes. The documentary starts from the very beginning of this legendary battle until the victorious end when the Germans were forced out of Africa. If you've seen any of the various WW2 docs out there then you know what to expect. There's a lot of great action footage, which is probably why most people are drawn to these types of films. We also get a good understanding of the battle plan laid out by the British and we get to see how it went over so well to lead to a victory. The best moments of the film are when we see the soldiers celebrating Christmas. These scenes are very heart warming and it's great seeing the soldiers having fun in the middle of all the chaos that goes along with war. Winston Churchill and President Dwight D. Eisenhower appear in the film as well. Burgess Meredith does the narration of the American soldier.


7 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Tunisian Victory (1944) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?