The Strange One (1957)

Strange One
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 40mins.
Genres Drama, Adaptation
Keywords military, soldier
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Calder Willingham Play as Source Material from play/novel("End As a Man") 120972 4000002
Calder Willingham Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Sam Spiegel Producer n/a 3 3000001
Jack Garfein Director n/a 2 2000001
Arthur Steckler Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
Jack Grossberg Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Joseph C Wright Art Director art direction 183 9000001
Kenyon Hopkins Music n/a 120781 8000001
Sidney Katz Editor n/a 172 7000001
Burnett Guffey Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Lou Antonio Actor n/a 1 1000012
George Peppard Actor Robert Marquales 1 1000011
Paul E Richards Actor Perrin McKee 1 1000005
Arthur Storch Actor Simmons 1 1000004
Mark Richman Actor Cadet Colonel Corger 1 1000003
Pat Hingle Actor Harold Knoble 1 1000002
Larry Gates Actor Major Avery 1 1000006
Clifton James Actor Colonel Ramey 1 1000007
Julie Wilson Actor Rosebud 1 1000010
James Olson Actor Roger Gatt 1 1000009
Geoffrey Horne Actor Georgie Avery 1 1000008
Ben Gazzara Actor Jocko DeParis 1 1000001
Synopsis
Cadet officer Jocko De Paris wields immense power over his classmates and rules the school with intimidation and brutality. Aided by cadets Knoble and Gatt, he concocts an elaborate scheme to get an enemy expelled from the school. When it appears his tyranny will go unchecked, a group of younger students, led by cadet Marquales decide to stand up and face their tormentor.