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Actors: Tony Curtis, Frank Lovejoy, Mary Murphy, Eduard Franz, Skip Homeier
Director: Stuart Heisler
Genres: Action & Adventure, Drama, Military & War
NR     2005     1hr 30min

No Description Available. Genre: Feature Film-Drama Rating: NR Release Date: 19-APR-2005 Media Type: DVD


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Actors: Tony Curtis, Frank Lovejoy, Mary Murphy, Eduard Franz, Skip Homeier
Director: Stuart Heisler
Creators: Gordon Avil, John F. Schreyer, Harold Mirisch, Howard W. Koch, Richard Alan Simmons, Richard G. Hubler
Genres: Action & Adventure, Drama, Military & War
Sub-Genres: Espionage, Classics, Military & War
Studio: MGM (Video & DVD)
Format: DVD - Color,Full Screen - Closed-captioned,Subtitled
DVD Release Date: 04/19/2005
Original Release Date: 02/05/1954
Theatrical Release Date: 02/05/1954
Release Year: 2005
Run Time: 1hr 30min
Screens: Color,Full Screen
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 0
MPAA Rating: NR (Not Rated)
Languages: English
Subtitles: English, French, Spanish

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Member Movie Reviews

William B. from NINETY SIX, SC
Reviewed on 10/6/2013...
Synopsis of Beachhead

Set in the Philippines during WWII, this suspenseful and realistic war drama chronicles the courage of a unit of US Marines as they try to save a plantation owner/Allied spy and his beautiful daughter from the Japanese who have taken over a densely jungled island. The spy has crucial information to relay so the Marines must hurry. Unfortunately, during the rescue, the platoon is ambushed and all but one sailor, the spy and his daughter are killed. Now the three must somehow survive the jungle and make it to safety before it is too late. The story was shot on location in Hawaii.
1 of 1 member(s) found this review helpful.
Elizabeth B. (bethieof96) from NINETY SIX, SC
Reviewed on 6/6/2013...
Pretty good WW2 action movie with Tony Curtis an Frank Lovejoy. 3 1/2 srars.
2 of 2 member(s) found this review helpful.

Movie Reviews

A Good Cast--But That's All
charles | Hawthorne, FL United States | 06/05/2005
(2 out of 5 stars)

"The stars of this movie, Tony Curtis, Frank Lovejoy and Mary Murphy have appeared in some good movies. Beachead is not one of them.

I think this was a feeble attempt by the screenwriters to create another "Ambush Bay." They failed.

Lot of action
Boiler Bob | 03/03/2010
(3 out of 5 stars)

"Not one of the great World War II movies. Lot of action but falls short of being a "GOOD" war movie. Mary Murphy saves this poor movie."
Beachhead is great!!!!
Luzia A. Dealmeida | Philadelphia, PA | 05/30/2010
(5 out of 5 stars)

"Great movie. Great actors. Thoroughly enjoyed it! Tony Curtis is great! Mary Murphy is beautiful! If you like Tony Curtis, you'll love this one."