PG certificateGuadalcanal Diary is a Film programme that first aired in 1943 and has been classified a PG certificate.

Guadalcanal Diary is a 3 star programme

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Guadalcanal Diary (1943)

Directed by
Lewis Seiler

Powerful and exciting World War Two propaganda action drama following US Marines as they make beach-heads into the Solomon Islands and drive back the Japanese. A war correspondent follows the men of one Brooklyn platoon off the boats, onto the beaches and into a hellish firefight on the Solomon Islands.

Written by ,

Genre: Film

Running Time: 100 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1943

3/5 Stars

Classification: PG Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Black and White


Preston Foster...Father Donnelly
Lloyd Nolan...Gunnery Sgt. Hook Malone
Image for William BendixWilliam Bendix...Cpl. Aloysius T. 'Taxi' Potts
Richard Conte...Capt. Don Davis
Image for Anthony QuinnAnthony Quinn...Pvt. Jesus 'Soose' Alvarez
Richard Jaeckel...Pvt. Johnny 'Chicken' Anderson
Roy Roberts...Capt. James Cross
Minor Watson...Col. Wallace E. Grayson
Ralph Byrd...Ned Rowman
Lionel Stander...Sgt. Butch
Reed Hadley...War correspondent/Narrator
John Archer...Lt. Thurmond
Marion Carl...Marine pilot