El Alamein: La Linea del Fuoco (2002)

Genres - War  |   Sub-Genres - War Drama  |   Run Time - 117 min.  |   Countries - Italy  |  
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Enzo Monteleone's World War II drama El Alamein: The Line of Fire is concerned with the life of Italian soldiers. Lieutenant Fiore (Emilio Solfrizzi) leads a group of soldiers stationed in Egypt. The troops, including Sargent Rizzo (Pierfrancesco Favino) and newbie Serra (Paolo Briguglia), are constantly under attack from the British. Eventually the commands from the military hierarchy become indecipherable, and the madness and horror of war overtake the men.

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soldier, troops, sergeant, madness, military, abandonment