Combat!

  • 1962
  • TV Show
  • None

An unusually realistic (for the 1960s) WWII drama following a U.S. Army infantry platoon after the D-Day invasion. Superbly acted and photographed, the series also made effective use of actual combat footage. Some of its best episodes were written and directed by Robert Altman, who, three years after the series left the air, directed the movie version o (more…)

Season 2, Episode 25 What Are Bugles Blown For?

First of two parts. Saunders delivers withdrawal orders to a cut-off British infantry unit---whose captain refuses to retreat. Capt. Johns: Ronald Howard. Sgt. Rawlings: John Alderson. Robaire: Philippe Chapelle. Kirby: Jack Hogan. Cpl. Joyce: William Beckley. Doc: Conlan Carter. Caje: Pierre Jalbert. Littlejohn: Dick Peabody. Nelson: Tom Lowell.

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