Wake Island (1942)

Director
John Farrow

Main cast
Brian Donlevy; Macdonald Carey; Robert Preston; William Bendix; Albert Dekker

Genres
Action, Drama, War

Description
In November 1941, Major Caton takes command of the small Marine garrison on Wake Island. His tendency toward spit and polish upsets the men's tropical lassitude, but Pearl Harbor changes everything. Soon the island is attacked and the Marines pull together day by day; but how long can they hold out?


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