When Hell Broke Loose (1958)

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In this WWII film, the delinquent Steve Boland joins up with the Army in an attempt to avoid prison. Once there, Boland has a difficult time earning the admiration and respect of his peers, until he and his girlfriend stumble upon a Nazi plot to assassinate General Dwight Eisenhower.
Rating:
NR
Genre:
Drama
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Paramount Pictures

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Cast

Charles Bronson
as Steve Boland
Arvid Nelson
as Ludwig
Robert Easton
as Jonesie
Dennis McCarthy
as Capt. Melton
Bob Stevenson
as Capt. Grayson
Eddie Foy III
as Brooklyn
John Morley
as Chaplain
Ed Penny
as Bertie
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★★ (out of four) Not a lot to recommend here eccept that it is a fairly early lead role for Charles Bronson. He had acted in films since around 1950, but usually in small or supporting roles and usually as a a thug or henchman. If nothing else, he sure does have a screen presence which would come across in future features. Steve Boland (Bronson) joins the army in order to avoid arrest. He had been a bookie and now he doesn't fit in well with the army. That changes when he meets a beauty and learns that there might be a plot to assassinate President Eisenhower. Plot and production is so-so, but Bronsan does show his promise. [IMG]http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v48/Zeppo1/Whenhellbrokelose_zps876832b9.jpg[/IMG]

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