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Hell Is for Heroes


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Saturday Matinée Second
World War drama starring Steve McQueen and, in the first of two of his films showing today,
James Coburn. A small squadron of GIs is assigned to hold a large area of land near the Siegfried
Line against overwhelming odds.
Director Don Stegel (1962) (BW) (S) James Coburn Scene by Scene is at
10.45pm: The President's Analyst at
11.35pm concludes the film double bill Films: pp 64-68 **** Barty Norman : page 56


Unknown: Steve McQueen
Unknown: James Coburn.
Director: Don Stegel
Unknown: James Coburn
Unknown: Barty Norman
Reese: Steve McQueen
Corporal Henshaw: James Coburn
Private Corby: Bobby Darin
Sergeant Pike: Fess Parker
Sergeant Larkin: Harry Guardino

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