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Bataan (1943)

Directed by Directed by Tay Garnett. Cast: Robert Taylor, George Murphy, Thomas Mitchell, Lloyd Nolan. WWII movie featuring what Donald Bogle has called the movies' representation of "New Negro" in the military (an increasingly sympathetic image in the war and post-waryears). Bataan features Kenneth Spencer as a black demolitions expert who figures prominantly and heroically in the action of themovie. 115 min. Online Access through LFLFC ; Credits and other information from the Internet Movie Database