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Ice Cold in Alex

2h 10m Adventure, War 1958

AroView: After a hurried retreat from the siege of Tobruk, a band of medics and nurses in an ambulance, attempt an arduous crossing of the Libyan Sahara during WWII.

John Mills stands out as the alcoholic captain of the group, as it negotiates its way across the dunes and quicksands before the advancing Germans. When they pick up a lost South African, the possibility he’s a spy creates additional tension. Taut psychological drama, makes the most of the scenario.


J. Lee Thompson


English, German

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English [cc]





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