The story takes place on a film set in World War I. It is about two close friends : Frank (Gibson) and Archy (Mark Lee) who join the Australian army and fight in deadly battles. What danger must they face for survival?
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January 18, 2010 Both a fitting testimony to the courage of the thousands of Australians and New Zealanders who died fighting for their country and one of the most powerful cinematic examinations of the futility and tragic cost of war.Read in Source
June 24, 2006 The central section devoted to training in Egypt sags badly through its crass buddy antics and its crude caricatures of wogs and pommies.Read in Source
Turner Classic Movies Online
November 18, 2010 ... deflated the romantic notions of glory under fire to show the reality of Gallipoli and mourn the men who gave up their lives for a war they had no stake in.Read in Source
December 19, 2010 Set in 1915, Weir's excellent anti-war film centers on the disastrous battle of Gallipoli, featuring an excellent performance by Mel Gibson as a young fleet-footed soldierRead in Source
January 18, 2010 The friendship between town and country boys Lee and Gibson is real and personal, and the final shot transcends cliche.Read in Source
January 18, 2010 Well acted and, within its limited terms, well made, Gallipoli represents a failure of nerve as well as design.Read in Source
El Mundo (Spain)
August 18, 2016 Is not just a war film, it aims to be much more than a personal self-improvement story. [Full review in Spanish]Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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