Film: The Great War (La grande guerra) (1959)


Location: Browning Cinema, DPAC

La Grande Gurerra - The Great War

Directed by Mario Monicelli
118 minutes | Not Rated

Introduced by John Welle, Professor of Italian and Concurrent Professor of Film, Television, and Theatre

Two army buddies are adept at sidestepping duty and responsibility, but are courageous to the core when the chips are down. The Great War is a blend of comedy and the grim realities of warfare.

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The Great War on Film

Part of the Nanovic Institute Film Series: THE GREAT WAR ON FILM.