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Jack is the sole survivor of a Japanese attack on his squad at Guadalcanal. Because of his heroism and the fact that he is still alive, he becomes a Medal of Honor hero. He returns to train new recruits for the Marines and falls for a girl named Peggy. When training and marriage leave him with an empty feeling, he decides on a transfer back to the front lines. Soon he will find that marriage and life will change his outlook on the grueling battles that lie ahead.

  1. Christian Nyby

    Director

  2. Gene L. Coon

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Chad Everett

    Chad Everett

    Jack Connell

  2. Gene Hackman

    Gene Hackman

    Sergeant Tweed

  3. Marilyn Devin

    Peggy Sanford

  4. Dean Jagger

    Dean Jagger

    Colonel Baseman

  5. Bobby Troup

    Bobby Troup

    Lieutenant Overman

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First to Fight

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  • January 25, 1967
    PG
    Theatrical

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    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 37m

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