Beachhead (1954)

Beachhead (1954)

Not Rated 21 minutes
Video Currently Unavailable
 
Marines are sent to survey a Japanese mine location.
Genres Drama, Action, War/Western
Director Stuart Heisler
Starring Tony Curtis, Frank Lovejoy, Mary Murphy, Eduard Franz View More
You may also be interested in...
 
Not Rated
  109 minutes
With only four days to complete their mission and return, a nine-Marine patrol secretly land on a Japanese-held island in order to contact a female Japanese-American spy.


Genres   Drama, Adventure, War/Western
Director   Ron Winston
Starring   Hugh O'Brian, Mickey Rooney, James Mitchum, Peter Masterson
 
R
  110 minutes
A young Russian soldier is torn between conscience and country when Russian tanks invade Afghanistan. After being left for dead by his commander, he joins the rebels as they attack the Russian invaders.


Genres   Drama, War/Western
Director   Kevin Reynolds
Starring   George Dzundza, Jason Patric, Steven Bauer, Stephen Baldwin
 
R
  130 minutes
"In the epic tradition of SAVING PRIVATE RYAN, THE GREAT RAID is an inspirational true story of the most triumphant rescue mission in U.S. military history! As World War II rages, the elite 6th 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 (Benjamin Bratt -- TRAFFIC), the men of the 6th will face the unthinkable by attempting the impossible! Also featuring Jame


Genres   Drama, Action, War/Western
Director   John Dahl
Starring   Benjamin Bratt, Joseph Fiennes, James Franco, James Carpinello
 
Not Rated
  117 minutes
Perkola, the leader of a Finnish platoon, is sent on a mission into Russian territory in 1942. As the war progresses, he finds that he and his men are slowly becoming capable of acts of shocking violence once unthinkable.


Genres   Foreign, War/Western
Director   Olli Saarela
Starring   Peter Franzen, Kari Heiskanen, Taisto Reimaluoto, Tommi Eronen
 
Not Rated
  95 minutes
Based on actual events, Pathfinders finally reveals the untold story of a covert military mission, concealed for nearly 70 years. Led by a small band of renegades, failure means the lives of thousands of fellow soldiers and, perhaps, the outcome of the World War II itself. It's an unmitigated violation of all the rules of warfare and only a miracle will lead them to victory...


Genres   Action, War/Western
Director   Curt Sindelar
Starring   Michael Conner Humphreys, Christopher Serrone, Philip Delorenzo, Ryan Findley
 
Not Rated
  100 minutes
Based on Jules Vern's classic novel, MYSTERIOUS ISLAND is the story of five men escaping from a Confederate prison in an observation balloon. When they land the balloon, they find themselves on a South Seas island where they encounter pirates, a giant bird, a giant crab and even Captain Nemo.


Genres   Family, Adventure, Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Director   Cy Endfield
Starring   Michael Craig, Joan Greenwood, Michael Callan, Gary Merrill
 
PG13
  90 minutes
Based on actual WWII events, Saints and Soldiers tells the dramatic story of a small band of Allied soldiers trapped behind enemy lines with information that could save thousands of American lives. Outgunned and ill-equipped, they must battle the frigid wilderness and roving German troops to smuggle critical intelligence back to Allied territory.


Genres   Drama, Action
Director   Ryan Little
Starring   Corbin Allred, Larry Bagby III, Kirby Heyborne, Peter Holden
 
R
  97 minutes
CENTURION is set during the war between Roman soldiers and Pict tribesmen during the 2nd century Roman conquest of Britain. Michael Fassbender stars as Quintus Dias, Roman centurion and son of a legendary gladiator who leads a group of soldiers on a raid of a Pict camp to rescue a captured general (Dominic West). The son of the Pict leader is murdered during the raid, and the Romans find themselves hunted by a seemingly unstoppable group of the Pict's most vicious and skilled warriors, led by a


Genres   Action
Director   Neil Marshall
Starring   Michael Fassbender, Olga Kurylenko, Dominic West, Noel Clarke
 
R
  100 minutes
A company of American soldiers is lost behind enemy lines during the Battle of the Bulge and makes a horrific discovery -- a super bomb in development. The soldiers soon learn about a secret allied mission to retrieve a defecting German scientist in charge of a secret weapons program. Faced with impossible odds, the company and an escaping POW go on a daring raid into the heart of Nazi Germany in pursuit of the scientist.


Genres   Suspense
Director   Don Michael Paul
Starring   Tom Sizemore, Chad Collins, Vinnie Jones, Melia Kreiling
Walmart Gift Card
Put the fun of shopping in their hands with Walmart Gift Cards! Ship to Home or Send via email.
Advertisement
Advertisement

About Video on Demand by VUDU

Video on Demand by VUDU is a service that allows you to watch videos you want—including new releases—in high definition, with no monthly fees and no late fees. If it is out on DVD, chances are you can watch it today on VUDU.
Use Walmart.com to browse and rent or buy the movies you want, and then watch them on your computer or on your TV (requires an Internet connection and a VUDU-enabled HDTV or Blu-ray player, or a Sony PS3™).
Browse and rent or buy on Walmart.com, then start watching movies right in your browser.
Requirements:
  • A computer running Windows or Mac OS
  • A current Web browser that supports Adobe Flash 10.1 or later
  • Internet connection of 1 Mbps or faster. (Not sure if your connection is fast enough? Test it now on VUDU.com)
Please note that, due to studio restrictions, High-Definition (HD) and Full-HD (HDX) movies will be streamed at Standard Definition (SD) when you are watching from your computer. If you plan on watching only from a computer, we recommend choosing SD videos.
If you have an Internet-connected HDTV, Blu-ray player, or Sony PlayStation 3, chances are that you're already set up to watch VUDU from your TV. Browse and buy on Walmart.com, or start VUDU on your TV and sign in using your Walmart account, and start watching your movies right away.
Requirements:
Standard Definition (SD) 480p:1 Mbps
High Definition (HD) 720p:2.25 Mbps
Full HD (HDX) 1080p:4.5 Mbps
If you are unsure of your HDTV's maximum resolution, please check the manual or the manufacturer's specifications.
Please note: Video on Demand is currently only available to locations in the United States. Use of this service is subject to the VUDU Terms of Service.

Movie Summary

Marines are sent to survey a Japanese mine location.
Rovi - join the entertainment Portions of content provided by Rovi Corporation. © 2015 Rovi Corporation.

Movie Details

Genres Drama, Action, War/Western
Director Stuart Heisler
Starring Tony Curtis, Frank Lovejoy, Mary Murphy, Eduard Franz, Skip Homeier, John Doucette, Alan Wells, Akira Fukunaga, Dan Aoki
Studio Name MGM
Release Date 1954
VUDU Release Date 10/17/2008
Rating Not Rated About Ratings
Running Time 21 minutes
Language English

Rights & Requirements

VUDU Service Compatibility: You can watch VUDU content on your computer, your Internet-capable television or any device manufactured by VUDU or a third party that is licensed to provide the VUDU Service (collectively, "VUDU Devices").
Renting: Video rental periods are for a set period of time (typically 24, 48 or 72 hours), as indicated at the time of purchase. The rental period begins when you first start watching the video. Rentals expire after a set period of time, typically 30 days, whether you have watched them or not.
Buying: When you buy content from VUDU, you will typically be able to view it on your VUDU Device for as long as you are able to access the VUDU service.
Please note: These are general statements concerning VUDU's standard terms for renting and purchasing content and do not apply to each and every item of content available through the VUDU service. Due to licensing restrictions, these terms may vary depending on the content you have selected. For example, sometimes new release movies may become unavailable for viewing for an unspecified period of time due to licensing restrictions. VUDU makes every effort to notify you about unique terms and conditions that apply to certain content prior to your purchase or rental of that content. It is your obligation to review any additional restrictions or conditions related to content you intend to purchase or rent.
The Walmart.com site includes Flash technology. To avoid interruption of software designed to aid visually-impaired people, please turn off your Flash player.
The Walmart.com site includes Flash technology. To avoid interruption of software designed to aid visually-impaired people, please turn off your Flash player.