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Chesty: A Tribute to a Legend (1976)

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A tribute documentary on the most decorated U.S. Marine, General Lewis B. 'Chesty' Puller.

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A tribute documentary on the most decorated U.S. Marine, General Lewis B. 'Chesty' Puller.

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Completed in 1970. Not released until 1976, three years after the death of John Ford. See more »

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