CHANNEL 4 4SEVEN E4 MORE4 FILM4 4MUSIC 4oD

Viewing your Watchlist and recommended content requires Javascript

  • U
  • Drama, War
  • 1953
  • 95 mins

Red Beret

Red Beret

About

Alan Ladd stars as an ex-US army officer who comes to Britain to forget the death of his best friend in this wartime drama, containing well-shot and choreographed battle scenes.

Cast & Connections

  • Actor: Alan Ladd
  • Director: Terence Young
  • Writer: Frank Nugent, Richard Maibaum

In a nutshell

The film follows the fortunes of a parachute regiment (the Red Berets of the title) from the training school to the battlefields and Ladd's own personal battle with his past.

Latest from Film4...

  • Film4

    Second Coming

    Debbie Tucker Green's drama follows a tight family unit navigating their way through family life as it breaks down in the aftermath of an unexplained pregnancy

  • Film4 Million Dollar Arm

    Million Dollar Arm

    Struggling sports agent J.B. Bernstein (Jon Hamm) has the idea to launch a reality TV contest in India that offers contestants the chance to land a Major League Baseball contract

  • Film4 Half Nelson

    Half Nelson on Film4

    Ryan Gosling stars as an inner-city high school teacher struggling with a drug problem in Ryan Fleck and Anna Boden's Oscar-nominated drama on Film4

  • Film4 Rust and Bone

    Rust And Bone on Film4

    Marion Cotillard and Matthias Schoenaerts star in Jacques Audiard's romantic drama on Film4

  • Channel 4 Blog

    Film4 On-Air Refresh 2014: Daniel Chase

    This Tuesday, Film4 channel is unveiling a new set of cinematic on-air idents, and here on the blog we¿re taking you behind the scenes for a series of interviews with the creative team who¿ve worked o

  • Channel 4 Blog

    Fred Dekker on Night Of The Creeps

    As Film4 screens 80s comedy-horror Night Of The Creeps for the first time, writer/director Fred Dekker looks back on his filmmaking debut... Night Of The Creeps was written in three weeks. At least,

Register with Film4.com

Personalise your Film4 experience

  • Set film reminders
  • Build your watchlist
  • Get film suggestions

or Register

Share