A New Zealand regiment is ordered to take the hill Chunuk Bair, without the promised British support . An operation without sense , as they must return to the bottom. It is when a British ship opened fire on the hill.

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Sgt. Maj. Frank Smith
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Connolly
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Pvt. Fred South
John Leigh ...
Porky
Murray Keane ...
Smiler
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Bassett
Richard Hanna ...
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Lewis Rowe ...
Johnston
Norman Forsey ...
Hamilton
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Peter Kaa ...
Otaki George
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Tim Bray ...
Lofty
Donald Holder ...
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A New Zealand regiment is ordered to take the hill Chunuk Bair, without the promised British support . An operation without sense , as they must return to the bottom. It is when a British ship opened fire on the hill.

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Great film, well directed
29 May 2001 | by (Sydney, Australia) – See all my reviews

This is a fantastic film. The drama involved made the film realistic and life-like sequences really make you fell sorry for the poor diggers and their experiences. The ending is particularly sad, All in all a great film.


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