A Town Like Alice

  • 1956
  • Movie
  • NR
  • War

A dark story based on Nevil Shute's novel that tells the story of a group of women and children forced to march through Malaya by the Japanese in WW II. As the women keep moving on, Finch, an Australian POW, and McKenna cross paths repeatedly and become friends. He tells her he will get the women a chicken for the next day's meal but is caught and is sentenced...read more

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01:23 — The film is based on the moving novel by Nevil Shute. It is set during WWII in British Malaya, 1941. The Japanese army has been advancing rapidly th (more…)

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: A dark story based on Nevil Shute's novel that tells the story of a group of women and children forced to march through Malaya by the Japanese in WW II. As the women keep moving on, Finch, an Australian POW, and McKenna cross paths repeatedly and become fr… (more)

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