Paths of glory

During WWI, a French battalion is ordered on a suicide mission that is likely to fail. When it does, the general that planned the mission selects three soldiers from the battalion to be executed for cowardice, and selects their leader as their attorney. Cast, credits, and essay by James Naremore pri...

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Corporate Author: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
Other Authors: Kubrick, Stanley., Willingham, Calder, 1922-1995., Thompson, Jim, 1906-1977., Harris, James B., 1928-, Krause, Georg, 1901-1986., Kroll, Eva., Fried, Gerald., Reiber, Ludwig, 1904-1979., Müller, Martin., Dubois, Ilse, 1922-2008., Douglas, Kirk, 1916-, Meeker, Ralph, 1920-1988., Menjou, Adolphe, 1890-1963., Macready, George, 1909-1973., Morris, Wayne, 1914-1959., Anderson, Richard, 1926-2017-, Turkel, Joe, 1927-, Kubrick, Christiane, 1932-, Hausner, Jerry, 1909-1993., Capell, Peter., Meyer, Emile, 1910-1987., Freed, Bert, 1919-1994., Dibbs, Kem, 1917-1996., Carey, Timothy Agoglia, 1929-1994., Cobb, Humphrey, 1899-1944., Bryna Productions., Harris-Kubrick Pictures Corporation., Criterion Collection (Firm)
Format: DVD
Published: [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, 2010.
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (88 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([16] p. : ill. ; 19 x 12 cm.)
Edition: Special ed.
Series: Criterion collection) ; 538
Table of Contents:
  • Special features: Commentary by critic Gary Giddins; Audio interview with Stanley Kubrick conducted by Jeremy Bernstein (1966); Television interview with Kirk Douglas (1979); Video interview with James B. Harris; Video interview with Christiane Kubrick; Video interview with Jan Harlan; Segment from a French news program detailing the World War I tragedy involving French Corporal Théophile Maupas (1997); Theatrical trailer. Booklet: "We have met the enemy ..." essay by James Naremore.