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A Town Like Alice


A harrowing WWII drama that was a huge critical and commercial success in England, this British production was based on a novel by [[Performer~P218523~Nevil Shute~nevilshute]]. During the war, a group of prisoners, mostly women and children, are led by Japanese soldiers on a brutal march through Malaysia. Some die by the roadside and others are sadistically tortured. One of the women, Jean Paget ([[Performer~P47706~Virginia McKenna~virginiamckenna]]), is befriended by an Australian man who is also a...more