Chris Jones (Robert Ryan) is a soldier being sent overseas to fight in the second World War. Before shipping out, he’s lucky to get one night of leave and is able to pay a visit to his wife, Jo (Ginger Rogers). 668 more words
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The officers that relieve a veteran naval commander during a WWII mission must justify their actions to a court martial tribunal or face execution.
Another courtroom drama based around the twisted morality of war and military command structure, The Caine Mutiny sidesteps the usual dryness associated with legal rhetoric by basing most of the story on board ship amongst a set of interesting, well realised characters. 121 more words