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Mission Over Korea (Aug-1953)

Director: Fred F. Sears

Writers: Jesse L. Lasky, Jr.; Eugene Ling; Martin M. Goldsmith; Richard Tregaskis

Musical Director: Mischa Bakaleinikoff

Producer: Robert Cohn

Keywords: Drama, Korean War

American pilots fight Communists in the early days of the Korean War. Low-budget programmer with an unexpectedly good cast. Eight weeks were spent filming on location in Korea. The screenplay, though still formulaic, was rewritten because the actions shots were better than expected.

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John Hodiak   ...   Capt. George Slocum
John Derek   ...   Lt. Pete Barker
Audrey Totter   ...   Kate
Maureen O'Sullivan   ...   Nancy Slocum
Harvey Lembeck   ...   Sgt. Maxie Steiner
Richard Erdman   ...   Swenson
William Chun   ...   Clancy
Rex Reason   ...   Maj. Hacker
Richard Bowers   ...   Singing Soldier


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