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The Hook (1963)

Not Rated
98 min | Drama, War

In the final days of the Korean War, an enemy airman is captured by three American soldiers who cannot bring themselves to follow the order to execute their prisoner.
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Writers
Vahé Katcha (novel "L'Hamecon") | Henry Denker
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Robert James Kern (as Robert J. Kern jr)
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Updated Feb 15, 1963

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Feb 15, 1963 (United States)

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Kirk Douglas
Sgt. P.J. Briscoe Sgt. P.J. Briscoe   See fewer
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Robert Walker Jr.
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Nick Adams
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Pancho Magalona
Kim aka 'The Gook' (as Enrique Magalona) Kim aka 'The Gook' (as Enrique Magalona)   See fewer
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Nehemiah Persoff
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John Bleifer
Steward Steward   See fewer
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Mark Miller
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John Alderson
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Anders Andelius
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Frank Richards
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William Challee
Schmidt Schmidt   See fewer
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Barnaby Hale
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John Gilgreen
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Ralph Ahn
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Dallas Mitchell
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6.6 / 10 | 517 votes