Immortal Battalion, The; Way Ahead, The

656. THE IMMORTAL BATTALION (The Way Ahead) (1944-Engiand). With David niven, stanley holloway, reginald tate, peter ustinov. Directed by carol reed, writÂten by eric ambler, Forward by quentin reynolds. How newly recruited civilians are molded inÂto a hardened battalion Of fighting men, and how this “army Of civilians defeated the greatest prOfesÂsional Army in the world”. A most authentic drama Of War Ñ this is the way it really was Ñ slogging it out in the North African deserts. 89 minutes. Drama-War