Ice Cold in Alex Movie Review Summary

Actors: John Mills, Anthony Quayle, Sylvia Syms, Harry Andrews

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John Mills stars as a WWII army captain who leads a truckload of British soldiers across the sandy Egyptian terrain from Tobruck to Alexandria, with the Nazis hotly in pursuit. Will they make it to the other end for the ice cold lager that is their one joy to look forward as they make their way through landmines, ambushes and desert storms in a breathtaking fight for survival?
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Plot & Themes

War Thriller    -   Yes Armed Forces:    -   Army Specific to    -   WW II

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   senior military Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   British


Africa    -   Yes Part of Africa:    -   Arabic Africa Desert?    -   Yes Misc setting    -   resort/hotel    -   fort/military installation

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   non-gory references to death/punishment Any profanity?    -   None

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