The Lost Battalion Full Movie

The Lost Battalion posterPlot: In 1918 in World War I, in the Meuse-Argonne Sector in France, the former New York lawyer and Major Charles White Whittlesey is assigned by Gen. Robert Alexander to a massive suicidal attack against the German forces in the Argonne Forest with his five-hundred-man battalion. However, the forces supposed to be giving support through the flanks retreat and the communications with the headquarter of the 77th American Division are cut. Major Wittlesey holds his position with his men, mostly Irish, Polish, Italian and Jewish immigrants from New York, surrounded by the German army. Without food, water, ammunition and medical supplies, only two hundred men survive after five days of siege.
Rating: 7.1/10 (5473 votes)
Director: Russell Mulcahy
Writer: James Carabatsos
Stars: Ricky Schroder, Phil McKee, Jamie Harris, Jay Rodan
Runtime: 92 min
Rated: TV-14
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Released: 2001 Dec 02