Coming Up on TV: A Great Sam Fuller War Film

On April 2, Turner Classic Movies is broadcasting the 1951 Korean War movie The Steel Helmet. It’s a gritty classic by the great writer-director Sam Fuller, a WWII combat vet who brooked no sentimentality about war.   Gene Evans, a favorite of the two Sams  (Fuller and Peckinpah), is especially good as the sergeant.

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