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Never So Few


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Second World War drama starring Frank Sinatra and Gina Lollobrigida. Captain Tom Reynolds leads a small army of guerrillas against the might of the Japanese army in Burma. While on leave, he falls in love with the beautiful Carla Vesari , but must woo her away from her shady boyfriend. Review page 50.
Director John Sturges (1959, PG)


Unknown: Frank Sinatra
Unknown: Gina Lollobrigida.
Unknown: Captain Tom Reynolds
Unknown: Carla Vesari
Director: John Sturges
Captain Tom C Reynolds: Frank Sinatra
Carla Vesari: Gina Lollobrigida
Captain Grey Travis: Peter Lawford
Bill Ringa: Steve McQueen
Nikko Regas: Paul Henreid
Captain Danny de Mortimer: Richard Johnson
General Sloane: Brian Donlevy
Sergeant Jim Norby: Dean Jones
Sergeant John Danforth: Charles Bronson

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