Bataan

(1943)

Overview

During Japan's invasion of the Philippines in 1942, Capt. Henry Lassiter, Sgt. Bill Dane and a diverse group of American soldiers are ordered to destroy and hold a strategic bridge in order to delay the Japanese forces and allow Gen. MacArthur time to secure Bataan. When the Japanese soldiers begin to rebuild the bridge and advance, the group struggles with not only hunger, sickness and gunfire, but also the knowledge that there is likely no relief on the way.

  1. Tay Garnett

    Director

  2. Robert Hardy Andrews

    Screenplay

  3. Garrett Fort

    Writer

  4. Dudley Nichols

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Robert Taylor

    Robert Taylor

    Sgt. Bill Dane

  2. George Murphy

    George Murphy

    Lt. Steve Bentley

  3. Thomas Mitchell

    Thomas Mitchell

    Cpl. Jake Feingold

  4. Lloyd Nolan

    Lloyd Nolan

    Cpl. Barney Todd

  5. Lee Bowman

    Lee Bowman

    Capt. Henry Lassiter

Full Cast & Crew

Bataan
Bataan

Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • June 3, 1943
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 54m

Budget -

Revenue -

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