Fighting On Film: Go For Broke! (1951) – Robert Pirosh – Van Johnson – Lane Nakano – Henry Nakamura

Join us as we examine 1951’s ‘Go For Broke!’, written & directed by Robert Pirosh and starring Van Johnson – who had worked together on ‘Battleground’ (FoF Episode 6). The film tells the unique story of the 442nd Infantry Regiment, a US Army unit made up of Japanese-Americans who became the most decorated unit of its size of World War Two! 

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Contents:
Intro – 0:00
Cast/Production – 02:15
Plot – 12:20
Ally Tally! – 19:00
Favourite Scenes – 26:45
Final Thoughts – 33:35

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