Cry Freedom (1961)

Genres - Drama, Romance, War  |   Sub-Genres - War Drama  |   Run Time - 93 min.  |   Countries - Philippines, USA  |  
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In this romantic war movie, set during WW II, the great war is seen from the viewpoint of Filipino commandos as they do battle against the Japanese. They are lead by a courageous bus driver. Tension is generated within the group when the leader falls for one of his compatriots, a highly intelligent young woman. When the American troops arrive, he is afraid that he will lose her to them. Fortunately, she remains devoted to him and true love prevails.

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war, bus-driver, commando, island, Japan, liberation, love, lover, resistance, resistance-fighters, romance, tension, troops