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  • 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: Richard Maibaum, Frank Nugent

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.

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