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Harold Koble
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Cadet Colonel Corger (as Mark Richman)
Arthur Storch ...
Simmons
Paul E. Richards ...
Perrin McKee
Larry Gates ...
Major Avery
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Colonel Ramsey
Geoffrey Horne ...
George Avery
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Roger Gatt
Julie Wilson ...
Rosebud
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Robert Marquales
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Jocko De Paris, cadet leader in a Southern military academy, so manipulates events that George Avery, Jr., son of the school's executive officer, is found drunk and expelled. Through various pressures, Jocko silences such involuntary accomplices as his roommate Harold Koble, football star Roger Gatt and freshmen Robert Marquales and Maynard Simmons, a girl-fearing cadet whom Jocko terrorizes into dating Rosebud, a town girl. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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You'll never forget BEN GAZZARA as the louse, "Jocko" See more »

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12 April 1957 (USA)  »

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End as a Man  »

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Ben Gazzara, Pat Hingle, Peter Mark Richman (as Mark Richman), Arthur Storch, and Paul E. Richards played the same roles on stage. The play "End of a Man" opened on Broadway in October 1953 and ran for 105 performances. See more »

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Version of Sorority Girl (1957) See more »

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The launch of some brilliant careers.
11 May 2001 | by (Winter Park, Florida) – See all my reviews

This film is a real sleeper. It launched some brilliant careers, especially that of Ben Gazzara. But also those of Pat Hingle, George Peppard and Arthur Storch, who became a fine stage director. Look for this one to see some interesting characters and a compelling story.


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