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The Road to Glory (1936)





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Set in France during WWI, this tale centers on the love triangle between a ruthless alcoholic French commander who cares more for strategy than human life, a free-thinking young officer who is appalled by his superior's decisions, and the lovely nurse with whom both men fall in love.


Fredric March
as Lt. Michel Denet
Warner Baxter
as Capt. Paul LaRoche
June Lang
as Monique
Lionel Barrymore
as Papa LaRoche
Paul Stanton
as Relief Captain
John Qualen
as Duflous
Julius Tannen
as Lt. Tannen
Paul Fix
as Rigaud
Jacques Lory
as Courier
George Warrington
as Old Soldier
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All Critics (2) | Top Critics (1)

Hawks, working with a script co-written by William Faulkner, presents the destruction of bodies and minds in trench warfare with cold, harrowing plainness.

October 28, 2013

...on the whole the film is a repetition of the usual baloney about courage and fortitude and patriotism.

May 5, 2020 | Full Review…

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