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A Yank on the Burma Road (1942)

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67 min | Adventure, Drama, War

A hero New York cabbie accepts a job to lead a convoy of trucks up the Burma Road from Rangoon to Chungking. Along the way he crosses paths with a beautiful yet mysterious American woman and he ends up fighting the Japanese.
Writers
Gordon Kahn (original screenplay) | Hugo Butler (original screenplay) | David Lang (original screenplay)
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Release date
Feb 1942 (United States)

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29 cast members
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Laraine Day
Mrs. Gail Farwood Mrs. Gail Farwood   See fewer
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Barry Nelson
Joe Tracey Joe Tracey   See fewer
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Stuart Crawford
Tom Farwood Tom Farwood   See fewer
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Keye Luke
Kim How Kim How   See fewer
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Victor Sen Yung
Wing (as Sen Yung) Wing (as Sen Yung)   See fewer
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Philip Ahn
Dr. Franklin Ling (as Phillip Ahn) Dr. Franklin Ling (as Phillip Ahn)   See fewer
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Knox Manning
Radio Announcer Radio Announcer   See fewer
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Matthew Boulton
Rangoon Aide de camp Rangoon Aide de camp   See fewer
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James B. Leong
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Mrs. Poo Sai
Old Woman Old Woman   See fewer
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Luke Chan
Officer (uncredited) Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddy Chandler
Police Desk Sergeant Mulvaney (uncredited) Police Desk Sergeant Mulvaney (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cliff Clark
Police Lieutenant (uncredited) Police Lieutenant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marcelle Corday
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Mark Daniels
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James Flavin
Police Radio Dispatcher (uncredited) Police Radio Dispatcher (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul Fung
Scroll Leader (uncredited) Scroll Leader (uncredited)   See fewer
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Chester Gan
Doctor (uncredited) Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Allen Jung
Taxi Driver (uncredited) Taxi Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Lee
Chinese Lieutenant (uncredited) Chinese Lieutenant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Loo
Commandant (uncredited) Commandant (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Magrill
A Spinaldi Brother (uncredited) A Spinaldi Brother (uncredited)   See fewer
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Johnny Mitchell
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bob Okazaki
Japanese Officer (uncredited) Japanese Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cy Schindell
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Harry Semels
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Tim Spencer
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Victor Wong
Chinese Man at Bridge (uncredited) Chinese Man at Bridge (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Yuen
Old Chinese Man (uncredited) Old Chinese Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.4 / 10 | 141 votes