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Ski Troop Attack (1960)

Not Rated | | Action , War | 8 April 1960 (USA)
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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Roger Corman
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Michael Forest ... Lt. Factor
Frank Wolff ... Sgt. Potter
Wally Campo Wally Campo ... Pvt. Ed Ciccola
Richard Sinatra Richard Sinatra ... Pvt. Herman Grammelsbacher
James Hoffman James Hoffman ... German Ski Patrol
Chan Biggs Chan Biggs ... German Ski Patrol
Tom Staley Tom Staley ... German Ski Patrol
David Mackie David Mackie ... German Ski Patrol
Skeeter Bayer Skeeter Bayer ... German Ski Patrol
Wayne Lasher Wayne Lasher ... German Ski Patrol
Sheila Noonan 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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Action | War

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | German

Release Date:

8 April 1960 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Assalto della fanteria di montagna See more »

Filming Locations:

Deadwood, South Dakota, USA

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Filming began immediately after Beast from Haunted Cave (1959) had finished production. This film used the same location and featured much of the same cast and crew. See more »

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11 March 2008 | by Michael_ElliottSee all my reviews

Ski Troop Attack (1960)

*** (out of 4)

Ultra low-budget Roger Corman flick about a group of Americans (on skis) stuck behind German lines. The film is certainly very silly but at the same time it remains very interesting throughout. Considering Corman only took two weeks shooting this thing it's rather amazing at how good it came out looking. There's some very nice cinematography and the locations are great. There's really nothing overly special about this film but it does contain some nice action and a rather unique story.


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