The Great Raid

The Great Raid

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15 2002 132 minutes Facebook

Synopsis

The inspirational true story of one of the most the triumphant rescue missions in U.S. military history. As World War II rages, the elite Sixth Ranger Battalion is given a mission of heroic proportions: push 30 miles behind enemy lines and liberate over 500 American prisoners of war. Under the command of Lt. Col. Henry Mucci, they set off on their mission to infiltrate Cabanatuan and liberate the American prisoners. With the help of Capt. Prince, Mucci leads his men on a life-or-death raid against forces known for their savagery.

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The Great Raid - Punishing the People

The Great Raid - Punishing the People

The Japanese discover Mina's involvement in supporting the POWs, forcing her to run for her life. In this scene: Margaret Utinsky (Connie Nielsen), Mina (Natalie Mendoza)

The Great Raid - An Informer

The Great Raid - An Informer

Increased scrutiny threatens the safety of both Margaret's team and the recipients of their smuggled goods, the ever worsening POWs. In this scene: Mina (Natalie Mendoza), Margaret Utinsky (Connie Nielsen), Father Connor (Neil Fitzpatrick), Father McPherson (Simon Maiden), Carlos (R.J. Leyran)

The Great Raid - Losing Hope

The Great Raid - Losing Hope

Worried that his men won't see the glory they deserve, Mucci turns to his Filipino comrades for help devising a bold new plan. Meanwhile back at the POW camp, Major Gibson is frozen, both by fear and regret. In this scene: Captain Prince (James Franco), Lt. Colonel Mucci (Benjamin Bratt), Major Gibson (Joseph Fiennes)

The Great Raid - Or Die Trying

The Great Raid - Or Die Trying

As Captain Prince, Lt. Colonel Mucci and their men head out on their high-risk rescue mission across the desert to Cabanatuan, the POWs decide to take their fate into their own hands. In this scene: 1st Sgt. Sid "Top" Wojo (Max Martini), Captain Prince (James Franco), Lt. Colonel Mucci (Benjamin Bratt), Major Gibson (Joseph Fiennes)

The Great Raid - I Can't Leave Him

The Great Raid - I Can't Leave Him

During the middle of the attack, Captain Prince is confronted with an unforeseen obstacle that makes his goal of leaving no man behind seem even more impossible. In this scene: 1st Sgt. Sid "Top" Wojo (Max Martini), PFC Lucas (Sam Worthington), Lt. Colonel Mucci (Benjamin Bratt), Captain Prince (James Franco), Major Gibson (Joseph Fiennes)

The Great Raid - We'll Need a Little Miracle

The Great Raid - We'll Need a Little Miracle

Promised to be outnumbered two to one, the combined Filipino and Ranger forces go over their plan of attack, and their prayers, one last time before the raid. In this scene: Captain Prince (James Franco), 1st Sgt. Sid "Top" Wojo (Max Martini), Lt. Colonel Mucci (Benjamin Bratt), 2nd Lt. Foley (Freddie Joe Farnsworth), Cpl. Aliteri (James Carpinello)

The Great Raid - This is Our War Too

The Great Raid - This is Our War Too

Desperation rises in the POW camp, causing men like Captain Fisher to consider deserting. Meanwhile, Mucci, the Filipino Captain and Captain Prince begin to engage in a three-way power struggle. In this scene: Major Gibson (Joseph Fiennes), Captain Prince (James Franco), Lt. Colonel Mucci (Benjamin Bratt), Captain Fisher (Robert Mammone)

The Great Raid - Prove Them Wrong

The Great Raid - Prove Them Wrong

After months of inactivity, Lt. Colonel Mucci's men have been asked to lead a POW raid...but they're finding that both time and intel are in short supply. In this scene: Lt. Colonel Mucci (Benjamin Bratt), Captain Fisher (Robert Mammone), 1st Sgt. Sid "Top" Wojo (Max Martini), Captain Prince (James Franco), Cpl. Aliteri (James Carpinello)

The Great Raid - Who's Margaret?

The Great Raid - Who's Margaret?

It seems Gibson's forbidden love interest is less of a damsel in distress and more of a POW heroine. In this scene: Major Gibson (Joseph Fiennes), Mina (Natalie Mendoza), Margaret Utinsky (Connie Nielsen)

The Great Raid - Official Trailer (HD)

The Great Raid - Official Trailer (HD)

The inspirational true story of one of the most the triumphant rescue missions in U.S. military history. As World War II rages, the elite Sixth Ranger Battalion is given a mission of heroic proportions: push 30 miles behind enemy lines and liberate over 500 American prisoners of war. Under the command of Lt. Col. Henry Mucci, they set off on their mission to infiltrate Cabanatuan and liberate the American prisoners. With the help of Capt. Prince, Mucci leads his men on a life-or-death raid against forces known for their savagery. Starring, in alphabetical order: Benjamin Bratt, Connie Nielsen, James Carpinello, James Franco, Joseph Fiennes, Max Martini, Robert Mammone

Now Playing: The Great Raid - Punishing the People
Starring: Connie Nielsen, Natalie Mendoza

The Japanese discover Mina's involvement in supporting the POWs, forcing her to run for her life. In this scene: Margaret Utinsky (Connie Nielsen), Mina (Natalie Mendoza)