The Big Red One
The Big Red One is a 1980 epic war film written and directed by Samuel Fuller, and starring Lee Marvin alongside an ensemble supporting cast, including Mark Hamill, Robert Carradine, Siegfried Rauch, Bobby Di Cicco, and Kelly Ward.
In November 1918, a private (Lee Marvin), using his trench knife, kills a surrendering German soldier. When he returns to his company's headquarters, the private is told that the "war's been over for four hours."
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