2 slow acts building up to a grand finale
the presence of war flows through the story as a group of soldiers make the ultimate sacrifice to thwart off the threat of Tobruk
it asks what's bigger than the war itself: following orders or dying for a noble cause?
It has some witty one liners amongst the drama, it has a great cast with Peppard playing a superb role and Hudson playing a true hero.
Its such an interesting film as to see a battle undemined as it was crucial; it is a real classic.