Battle at Bloody Beach (aka Battle on the Beach), is a 1961 drama directed by Herbert Coleman, starring Audie Murphy and Gary Crosby.
Battle at Bloody Beach is only the second Audie Murphy movie set in WWII, after his autobiographical To Hell and Back.
Craig Benson (Audie Murphy) is a civilian working for the Navy helping supply guerrilla insurgents in the Philippines.
His main purpose, however, is to find his wife Ruth (Dolores Michaels), from whom he was separated by the Japanese invasion of the Philippines.
When he does find her, he learns that she believed him killed and is romantically involved with a Filipino resistance leader, Julio Fontana (Alejandro Rey).
Audie Murphy as Craig Benson
Gary Crosby as Marty Sackler
Dolores Michaels as Ruth Benson
Alejandro Rey as Julio Fontana
Marjorie Stapp as Caroline Pelham
Barry Atwater as Pelham
E. J. André as Dr. Van Bart
Dale Ishimoto as Blanco
Lillian Bronson as Delia Ellis
Míriam Colón as Nahni
Pilar Seurat as Camota
William Mims as M'Keever
Ivan Dixon as Tiger Blair
Sara Anderson as Mrs. Thompson
Kevin Brodie as Timmy Thompson
Lloyd Kino as Japanese lieutenant
Directed by Herbert Coleman
Produced by Richard Maibaum
Written by Richard Maibaum - Willard W. Willingham
Music by Henry Vars
Cinematography - Kenneth Peach
Edited by Jodie Copelan
Production company - Associated Producers
Distributed by Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Release dates June 1, 1961
Country - United States
Language - English
run time: 77 minutes
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