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A Letter from Bataan

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Director  William H. Pine
Music director  Daniele Amfitheatrof
Writer  Maxwell Shane
Language  English
6/10 IMDb

Genre  Short, Drama, War
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Country  United States
A Letter from Bataan movie poster
Release date  September 15, 1942 (1942-09-15)
Genres  Short Film, Propaganda film
Cast  Susan Hayward, Jimmy Lydon, Richard Arlen, Joe Sawyer
Similar movies  Related William H Pine movies

A Letter from Bataan is a 1942 "Victory Short" documentary film or propaganda film made by Paramount Pictures in collaboration with the U.S. Office of War Information and the United States Government. It was directed by William H. Pine, produced by William C. Thomas and written by Maxwell Shane. It had music by Daniele Amfitheatrof and the cinematography was by Fred Jackman Jr.

The film features Richard Arlen, Susan Hayward, Jimmy Lydon and Betty Hutton appearing as herself.

The film is part of a series of films made by Paramount intended to encourage more active participation in the U.S. war effort.

A soldier pleads to the folks to home to conserve scarce wartime resources.

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A Letter from Bataan IMDb A Letter from Bataan themoviedb.org


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