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Go For Broke

Public Domain Film Go For Broke

Standard Definition: (24-hr. turnaround)
SD NTSC --  $449.00
720 x 480 29.97i DV-NTSC Quicktime

Synopsis: This film dramatizes the real-life story and wartime heroics of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, which was a regimental size fighting unit composed almost entirely of Nisei (second-generation Americans born of Japanese parents) soldiers who volunteered to fight in World War II even though their families were subject to internment. The 442nd was a self-sufficient force that fought with uncommon distinction in Italy, southern France and Germany becoming the most heavily decorated unit for its size and length of service in the history of the United States Army, as well as one of the units with the highest casualty rates...(read more)

  • Date: 1951
  • Duration: 01:30:20
  • Sound: Yes
  • Color: Monochrome
  • Type: Public Domain
  • Language: English
  • Location:

Go For Broke

Producer: Dore Schary

Director: Robert Pirosh

Screenplay: Robert Pirosh

Cinematography: Paul Vogel

Film Editing: James E. Newcom

Art Direction: Cedric Gibbons, Eddie Imazu

Music: Alberto Colombo

Cast: Van Johnson (Lt. Michael Grayson), Lane Nakano (Sam), George Miki (Chick), Akira Fukunaga (Frank), Ken K. Okamoto (Kaz), Henry Oyasato (Ohara).