Battleground Full Movie

Battleground posterPlot: We follow a band of American soldiers as they engage the Germans in a snowy, foggy winter near Bastogne in World War II. They're low on fuel, rations, and ammunition; the Germans are constantly encouraging their surrender via radio and leaflets, and most importantly, the pervasive thick fog makes movement and identification difficult and prevents their relief by Allied air support. This film focuses much more on the psychology and morale of the soldiers than on action footage and heroics.
Rating: 7.5/10 (5387 votes)
Director: William A. Wellman
Writer: Robert Pirosh (story and screenplay)
Stars: Van Johnson, John Hodiak, Ricardo Montalban, George Murphy
Runtime: 118 min
Genre: Action, War, Drama
Released: 1950 Jan 20