Sands Of Iwo Jima

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A World War II Marine sergeant prepares his squad for battle with the Japanese for Iwo Jima. Wayne's first Academy Award nomination!
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A World War II Marine sergeant prepares his squad for battle with the Japanese for Iwo Jima. Wayne's first Academy Award nomination!

Original Release

01/01/1950

US Release

03/01/1950

Cast

Forrest Tucker Pfc. Al Thomas
John Agar Pfc. Peter Conway
John Wayne Sgt. John M. Stryker
Adele Mara Allison Bromley
Wally Cassell Pfc. Benny Regazzi
Richard Jaeckel Pfc. Frank Flynn
James Brown Pfc. Charlie Bass
Richard Webb Pfc. 'Handsome' Dan Shipley
Arthur Franz Narrator
Julie Bishop Mary
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Allan Dwan

Writers

James Edward Grant, Harry Brown

Cast

Forrest Tucker Pfc. Al Thomas
John Agar Pfc. Peter Conway
John Wayne Sgt. John M. Stryker
Adele Mara Allison Bromley
Wally Cassell Pfc. Benny Regazzi
Richard Jaeckel Pfc. Frank Flynn
James Brown Pfc. Charlie Bass
Richard Webb Pfc. 'Handsome' Dan Shipley
Arthur Franz Narrator
Julie Bishop Mary
James Holden Pfc. Soames
Peter Coe Pfc. George Hellenpolis
William Murphy Pfc. Eddie Flynn (as Bill Murphy)
George Tyne Pfc. Harris
Hal Baylor Pvt. 'Sky' Choynski (as Hal Fieberling)
John McGuire Capt. Joyce
Martin Milner Pvt. Mike McHugh
Leonard Gumley Pvt. Sid Stein
William Self Pvt. L.D. Fowler Jr.
David M. Shoup Colonel D. M. Shoup (as Col. D.M. Shoup U.S.M.C.)

Producers

1950OscarBest Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
1950OscarBest Writing, Motion Picture Story Nominated
1950OscarBest Film Editing Nominated
1950OscarBest Sound, Recording Nominated
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