Sergeant York

Prize-winning Tennessee marksman Alvin York (Gary Cooper), a recent convert to Christianity, finds himself torn between his non-violent beliefs and his desire to serve his country when recruited to fight in World War I. Kindly Major Buxton (Stanley Ridges) convinces York to engage in battle, where the pacifist's prowess with a rifle earns him honors as he continues to struggle with his decision to kill. Howard Hawks directs this adaptation of the real York's memoirs.
- Synopsis provided by Internet Video Archive

Credits

Director:

  • Howard Hawks

Cast:

  • Gary Cooper
  • Walter Brennan
  • Joan Leslie
  • George Tobias
  • Stanley Ridges
  • Margaret Wycherly
  • Ward Bond
  • Noah Beery Jr.
  • June Lockhart
  • Dickie Moore
  • Clem Bevans
  • Howard da Silva
  • Charles Trowbridge
  • Harvey Stephens
  • David Bruce
  • Charles Esmond
  • Joe Sawyer
  • Pat Flaherty
  • Robert Porterfield
  • Erville Alderson
  • Joseph Girard

Writers:

  • Harry Chandlee
  • Abem Finkel
  • John Huston
  • Howard Koch

Producers:

  • Howard Hawks
  • Jesse L. Lasky
  • Hal Wallis

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