This is only the second Audie Murphy movie set in WWII after his autobiographical "To Hell and Back." Here Murphy steps out of his usual kid-Western role to play a civilian working for the Navy helping supply guerilla insurgents in the Philippines. His sole motive is not politics nor bravery, but to find his bride from whom he was separated during the Japanese invasion two years before.
These were the undefeatables ...
Did You Know?
When the two Americans were watching a passing "Japanese" cruiser the ship in the binoculars was actually a British three stack cruiser and the long view off the cliff was an American two stack destroyer. See more
You know, you're a brave man.
I'm only as brave as I need to be.
The UK release was cut, upon a formal submission to the BBFC for it's original theatrical release the distributor chose to make cuts in order to obtain a U classification. Details of these cuts are unclear however as details of the cuts have not been made public. However, upon a formal re-submission to the BBFC for a DVD release the distributor was required to make cuts to the film to remove a scene animal cruelty, in which two cocks are goaded into fighting within the context of a cockfight. The cuts were made in line with the Cinematograph Films (Animals) Act 1937. See more