Cast a Giant Shadow (1966)

Director
Melville Shavelson

Main cast
Kirk Douglas; Senta Berger; Angie Dickinson; James Donald; Stathis Giallelis

Genres
War, Action, Drama, History

Description
An American Army officer is recruited by the yet to exist Israel to help them form an army. He is disturbed by this sudden appeal to his jewish roots. Each of Israel's Arab neighbors has vowed to invade the poorly prepared country as soon as partition is granted. He is made commander of the Israeli forces just before the war begins.


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