Yesterday's Enemy (1958)

In World War II, during the Japanese invasion of Burma, the lost remnant of a British Army Brigade HQ, led by the ruthless captain Alan Langford, escapes through the jungle toward the British lines.

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Peter R. Newman

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Cast

Credited cast:
Richard Bidlake Richard Bidlake ... British Private
Terence Brook ... Corporal Patrick
Bryan Drew Bryan Drew ... British Private (as Brian Drew)
Barry Foster ... 2nd Lt. Paul Hastings
Andy Ho Andy Ho ... Burmese Informer
Otokichi Ikeda Otokichi Ikeda ... Japanese Officer
Gordon Jackson ... Sgt. Ian McKenzie
Burt Kwouk ... Japanese Private
Graham Lines Graham Lines ... 2nd Private
Lee Montague ... Major Yamazaki
Hugh Morton Hugh Morton ... Brigadier Wilmont
Ye Myint Ye Myint ... Japanese Private
Desmond Newling Desmond Newling ... British Private
Alan Rowe Alan Rowe ... The Doctor
Alex Scott ... Capt. Alan Langdon
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In World War II, during the Japanese invasion of Burma, the lost remnant of a British Army Brigade HQ, led by the ruthless captain Alan Langford, escapes through the jungle toward the British lines.

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Drama | War

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 October 1958 (UK) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Gordon Jackson (Sgt. McKenzie) and Burt Kwouk (Japanese Soldier) would later reprise their roles in the film version Yesterday's Enemy (1959). See more »

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Remade as Yesterday's Enemy (1959) See more »

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