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Ski Troop Attack (1960)

An American patrol has to cross behind enemy lines by skis in order to blow up an important railroad bridge. The task is made harder by conflicts between the platoon's veteran sergeant and ... See full summary »

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Lt. Factor
Frank Wolff ...
Sgt. Potter
Wally Campo ...
Pvt. Ed Ciccola
Richard Sinatra ...
Pvt. Herman Grammelsbacher
James Hoffman ...
German Ski Patrol
Chan Biggs ...
German Ski Patrol
Tom Staley ...
German Ski Patrol
David Mackie ...
German Ski Patrol
Skeeter Bayer ...
German Ski Patrol
Wayne Lasher ...
German Ski Patrol
Sheila Noonan ...
Frau Karl Heinsdorf (as Sheila Carol)
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An American patrol has to cross behind enemy lines by skis in order to blow up an important railroad bridge. The task is made harder by conflicts between the platoon's veteran sergeant and its inexperienced lieutenant and by constant attacks by pursuing German troops. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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They Turned a White Hell Red with Enemy Blood!

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8 April 1960 (USA)  »

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Assalto della fanteria di montagna  »

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Filmed in the Black Hills of South Dakota. The decision to shoot the film on location there was partly influenced by financial incentives offered to Roger Corman by the Chamber of Commerce in South Dakota. See more »

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Suspenseful war film
16 November 2002 | by See all my reviews

Considering Roger Corman shot this in two weeks, it's an amazingly good- looking film. Quite suspenseful and action-packed with a unique setting -- the ski troops we had in the German mountains. Holds interest all the way through and never betrays a low budget. Very worthwhile.


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