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The Desert of the Tartars (Il deserto dei Tartari)

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Genre:Drama, War
Release Date:January 1, 1976
Running time:143 minutes
Cast:Vittorio Gassman, Giuliano Gemma, Helmut Griem, Philippe Noiret, Jacques Perrin
Director:Valerio Zurlini
Writer:Dino Buzzati, André G. Brunelin

Description: With fear and trepidation, the military division encamped in a desert fort await the return of a Tartar army--which attacked the fort years ago. One young soldier (Jacques Perrin), however, can't wait for the boredom to end and the fighting to begin. Ennio Morricone provided the musical score.~ John Bush, All Movie Guide

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