The Boy from Stalingrad (1943)

  |  Drama, War

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Russian children out in the fields gathering grain find themselves in the path of the invading German army making its way to Stalingrad, a target city of their onslaught. The four youths, ... See full summary »

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  • Scotty Beckett in The Boy from Stalingrad (1943)
  • The Boy from Stalingrad (1943)
  • Scotty Beckett in The Boy from Stalingrad (1943)
  • Scotty Beckett in The Boy from Stalingrad (1943)
  • Scotty Beckett, Conrad Binyon, Mary Lou Harrington, Donald Mayo, Steven Muller, Bobby Samarzich, and John Wengraf in The Boy from Stalingrad (1943)

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30 December 2004 | gloryoaks
| It's Hard to Forget This Movie
Of all the WWII movies I watched as a child, this one made the deepest impression. In fact, I suffered through bad dreams afterward, but I'm not sorry I saw it. Since I haven't had the opportunity to view it as an adult, this is not so much a review as a testimonial to the power of the film. The message that stayed with me: Children can be heroes too. Fighting for one's country may cost your life, but it's worth it. I remember the film as shot in grainy black and white, almost like a newsreel. It felt real because we knew what actually had happened in Stalingrad, as the Russians, defending their city, fought the invaders house to house. Some scenes were shockingly brutal--Nazis shooting a child in the stomach comes to mind. But it was a story about courage that I will never forget.

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20 May 1943



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