MacArthur | 1977

Biopic
In his eighties, General Douglas MacArthur makes his final address at his alma mater, West Point. During the speech, military career is seen in flashback. The fall of Corregidor in 1942 and later victories in the South ...more

Cast

... General Douglas MacArthur

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... General Sutherland

Actor

... General Marshall

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... Colonel Huff

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... Mrs Jean MacArthur

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... President Harry S Truman

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... Secretary

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... Admiral King

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... General Wainwright

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... Representative Martin

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... President Franklin Delano Roosevelt

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... Colonel Whitney

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Company

Universal Clearances

Production Company

Zanuck/Brown Company

Production Company

Synopsis

In his eighties, General Douglas MacArthur makes his final address at his alma mater, West Point. During the speech, military career is seen in flashback. The fall of Corregidor in 1942 and later victories in the South Pacific are recounted. MacArthur's efforts to restore dignity to Japan following its defeat in the war and prevent Communist Russia from taking over Asia are highlighted. And the loss of his post following his refusal to follow President Truman's orders during the Korean conflict is shown.

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