Guadalcanal Diary(Movie, 1943)

| 1h 33min | Genres: Action, War, Drama
Guadalcanal DiaryRating: 2.9/5 (with 77 votes)
Guadalcanal Diary is a 1943 World War II war film directed by Lewis Seiler, featuring Preston Foster, Lloyd Nolan, William Bendix, Richard Conte, Anthony Quinn and the film debut of Richard Jaeckel. It is based on the book of the same name by Richard Tregaskis. The film recounts the fight of the United States Marines in the Battle of Guadalcanal, which occurred only a year before the movie's release. While the film has notable battle scenes, its primary focus is on the characters and back stories of the Marines. The film adapted the story of the Goettge Patrol, led by Lieutenant Colonel Frank Goettge. The movie was produced by Bryan Foy, who also produced Berlin Correspondent (1942), Chetniks! The Fighting... ()
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About Guadalcanal Diary

Concentrating on the personal lives of those involved, a war correspondent takes us through the preparations, landing and initial campaign on Guadalcanal during WWII.

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Plays in: Solomon Islands
Based on the work of: Richard Tregaskis
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 7 languages: German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Italian (IT), Dutch (NL)
Status: Released
Release date US: 01/01/1943
Director: Lewis Seiler
Producer: Bryan Foy
Screenwriter: Lamar Trotti, Jerome Cady
Film Editor: Fred Allen
Director of Photography: Charles G. Clarke
Composer: David Buttolph
Production Designer: James Basevi
Color: Black & White (B/W)

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:68953, Added: 03/15/2018, Last updated: 06/22/2024