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Paths of Glory (1957)

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Starring (View all)
Kirk Douglas Kirk Douglas
Col. Dax
Ralph Meeker Ralph Meeker
Cpl. Philippe Paris
Adolphe Menjou Adolphe Menjou
Gen. George Broulard
George Macready George Macready
Gen. Paul Mireau
Wayne Morris Wayne Morris
Lt. Roget
Richard Anderson Richard Anderson
Maj. Saint-Auban
Joe Turkel Joe Turkel
Pvt. Pierre Arnaud
Christiane Kubrick Christiane Kubrick
German Singer


Written by (View all)
Stanley Kubrick Stanley Kubrick
(screenplay)
Calder Willingham Calder Willingham
(screenplay) and


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A great classic

9 years, 2 months ago at Jul 28 16:56
3 votes
I had the privilege to see this flick on the big screen but since it was already 15 years ago, a re-watch was really needed. And I wasn't disappointed. Indeed, back then, I was pretty impressed but the second time around, I was really blown away. Basically, the whole thing is just so shocking, heartbreaking and downright revolting. In my opinion, it is easily the best movie starring Kirk Douglas a... read more

Realistic, emotionally-draining depiction of WWI

12 years, 11 months ago at Nov 6 7:33
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General Broulard: "Colonel Dax, you're a disappointment to me. You've spoiled the keenness of your mind by wallowing in sentimentality. You really did want to save those men, and you were not angling for Mireau's command. You are an idealist - and I pity you as I would the village idiot. We're fighting a war, Dax, a war that we've got to win. Those men didn't fight, so they were shot. You bring ch... read more

Great Kubrick war film but not as good as FMJ...

11 years, 9 months ago at Jan 24 13:22
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This is a fantastic war film which is very underrated. This is a film about World War I which is the first film that I have seen about that. People seem to make more films about World War II because it was probably darker. This film showed both the similarity and difference between World Wars I and II. This film had often mixed ways with both films. The story is rather dark with very hard hitting ... read more
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The futility and irony of the war in the trenches in WWI is shown as a unit commander in the French army must deal with the mutiny of his men and a glory-seeking general after part of his force falls back under fire in an impossible attack.
Release date: 25 December 1957
UPC: 027616767424
Tags: War (30), Drama (18), 1950s (15), WWI (14), 1957 (11), World War I (11), Usa (9), Execution (8), France (7), Kubrick (7), Death Penalty (7), French Army (7), History (6), 50s (6), English (4), Kirk Douglas (4), French (3), Black & White (3), Mutiny (3)
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