Objective, Burma! is an Oscar-nominated 1945 war film which was loosely based on the six month raid by Merrill's Marauders in the Burma Campaign during the Second World War. The picture, made by Warner Brothers immediately after the raid, was directed by Raoul Walsh and starred Errol Flynn. A group of United States Army paratroopers led by Captain Nelson are dropped into Burma to locate and destroy a camouflaged Japanese Army radar station that is detecting Allied aircraft flying into China. For their mission, they are assigned Gurkha guides, a Chinese Army Captain and an older war...
|Release date:||February 17, 1945|
|Directed by:||Raoul Walsh|
|Music by:||Franz Waxman|
|Cinematography:||James Wong Howe|
|Screenplay by:||Alvah Bessie, Ranald MacDougall|