The 1957 Classic from Stanley Kubrick starring Kirk Douglas. The futility and irony of the war in the trenches in WWI is shown as a unit commander in the French army must deal with the mutiny of his men and a glory-seeking general after part of his force falls back under fire in an impossible attack.
Directed by Stanley Kubrick
Written by Stanley Kubrick, Calder Willingham, Jim Thompson
Starring Kirk Douglas, Ralph Meeker, Adolphe Menjou