MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 14,434 this week

Target Zero (1955)

 |  War, Drama  |  4 May 1956 (Finland)
5.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.7/10 from 153 users  
Reviews: 7 user | 3 critic

Set during the Korean War, a unit of American soldiers, together with three British Tank Crew, find themselves trapped behind enemy lines.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 158 titles
created 15 Feb 2012
 
a list of 91 titles
created 13 Jul 2013
 
a list of 315 titles
created 20 Oct 2013
 
a list of 43 titles
created 30 May 2014
 
a list of 82 titles
created 6 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Target Zero" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Target Zero (1955)

Target Zero (1955) on IMDb 5.7/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Target Zero.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Leon Alastray is an outlaw who has been given sanctuary by Father John, whom he then escorts to the village of San Sebastian. The village is deserted, with its cowardly residents hiding in ... See full summary »

Director: Henri Verneuil
Stars: Anthony Quinn, Anjanette Comer, Charles Bronson
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A Rebel vet, O'Meara has refused to surrender when Lee does at Appomatox. O'Meara travels west and after escaping from, he joins the Sioux and takes a wife. After denouncing himself as an ... See full summary »

Director: Samuel Fuller
Stars: Rod Steiger, Sara Montiel, Brian Keith
Kid Galahad (1962)
Drama | Musical | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

When he completes his military service Walter Gulick returns to his birthplace, Cream Valley, New York. He was orphaned as an infant and grew up elsewhere but always wanted to return to ... See full summary »

Director: Phil Karlson
Stars: Elvis Presley, Gig Young, Lola Albright
War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

In this thrilling war drama set in Yugoslavia during WWII, a small band of courageous commandoes are sent to kidnap an important German commander in exchange for an American general being held in a German fortress.

Director: Richard Conte
Stars: Richard Conte, Rory Calhoun, Aili King
Never So Few (1959)
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Captain Tom Reynolds and his band of skilled O.S.S. operatives are in WWII Burma to train the Kachin natives in modern warfare. But jungle combat, particularly against a Japanese army as ... See full summary »

Director: John Sturges
Stars: Frank Sinatra, Gina Lollobrigida, Peter Lawford
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

When a stagecoach guard tries to warn a town of an imminent raid by a band of outlaws, the people mistake him for one of the gang

Director: André De Toth
Stars: Randolph Scott, Wayne Morris, Joan Weldon
Crime | Thriller | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A US Army colonel in France tries to track down an escaped sex maniac.

Director: René Clément
Stars: Charles Bronson, Jill Ireland, Marlène Jobert
War | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Near the end of the war in Germany, GI Steve Boland, a self-described "sharp-operator", meets a German girl, Ilsa, and they fall in love. Ilsa's brother Karl, whom she has not seen in three... See full summary »

Director: Kenneth G. Crane
Stars: Charles Bronson, Violet Rensing, Richard Jaeckel
War | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

During the Korean War, a U.S. Marine battalion must fight its way out of a frozen mountain pass despite diminishing supplies, freezing temperatures and constant attacks by overwhelming ... See full summary »

Director: Joseph H. Lewis
Stars: Frank Lovejoy, Richard Carlson, Anita Louise
The Family (1970)
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A hitman is double-crossed by his girlfriend and barely escapes a murder attempt. He then sets out to take his revenge on the woman and the gang boss who put her up to it.

Director: Sergio Sollima
Stars: Charles Bronson, Jill Ireland, Michel Constantin
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Director: Hugo Fregonese
Stars: Millard Mitchell, Gilbert Roland, John Beal
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

14-year-old Kurt Russell plays Jamie, an orphaned boy heading westward with a wagon train. Charles Bronson is a wagon scout Linc Murdock, who runs into difficulties when he meets old flame ... See full summary »

Director: Boris Sagal
Stars: Charles Bronson, Susan Oliver, Kurt Russell
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
Lt. Tom Flagler
...
Ann Galloway
...
Sgt. Vince Gaspari
Richard Wyler ...
Sgt. David Kensemmit (as Richard Stapley)
...
Pvt. Felix O'Hara
...
Pvt. Moose
John Alderson ...
Cpl. Devon Enoch
Terence de Marney ...
Pvt. Harry Fontenoy
John Dennis ...
Pfc. George
Angela Loo ...
Sue
Edit

Storyline

Set during the Korean War, a unit of American soldiers, together with three British Tank Crew, find themselves trapped behind enemy lines.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

War | Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

4 May 1956 (Finland)  »

Also Known As:

Sperrfeuer auf Quadrat 7  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(RCA Sound Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Interesting Cast & Blonde Bombshell Peggy Castle Illuminate Typical Film
13 March 2015 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Spot the Upcoming Stars is as Good as it Gets in this Standard, Clichéd, Static, and Pretentiously Penned Korean War Flick. The Dialog Tries Mightily to be Poetic and Insightful but is Nothing but Lame, Sophomoric, and Silly.

Richard Conte Leads this Band of Stereotypes, who are Introduced in a Prolog with a Jingoistic Melting Pot of American Soldiers Brought Together to Fight the Invading Commies.

This is a Typical 1950's Movie About Fighting Men. Made Just a Few Years After the Conflict Ended, Seems to Offer a Forced and Apologetic Tribute to the 50,000 Americans Who Perished in the Stalemate.

Peggie Castle is Recruited to Nurse the Wounded and is a Striking Blonde Bombshell that is Somehow Found on the Frontlines Amidst the Action but Never Loses Her Made Up Fifties Style Face and Hairdoo.

While Nice to Look At Among the Goofy Grunts, She is Only There for Love (and marriage) Interest for the Soon to be Returning Lieutenant, Have Some Baby Boomers, and Live Happily Ever After.

Overall, a Somewhat Bland Movie with One Good Action Sequence and can Only be Recommended for War Movie Completest.


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Target Zero movie 1955 johnkimkel-1
VHS Around?? Mark_Marcon
great movie Mark_Marcon
Recommended Korean War Movies eThink
Info on the tank? swojtak
Can a Mortar Really Be Used Without the Tripod? swojtak
Discuss Target Zero (1955) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?