Director(s)Zoltan Korda
Producer(s)Harry Joe Brown (uncredited)
Top GenresAction, Drama, War
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Sahara (1943) was a War - Drama Film directed by Zoltan Korda and produced by Harry Joe Brown.

Academy Awards 1943 --- Ceremony Number 16 (source: AMPAS)

Best Supporting ActorJ. Carrol NaishNominated
Best CinematographyRudolph MatéNominated

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Sahara (1943): Bogart Against The Nazis…Again

By 4 Star Film Fan on Nov 12, 2020 From 4 Star Films

The opening crawl of Zoltan Korda’s Sahara sets the scene, though contemporary audiences were probably already well aware of current events. This war film details the exploits of members of the Armored Corps of the Army Ground Forces. In June 1942 an American detachment joined British forces i... Read full article

Sahara (1943)

By Beatrice on Sep 20, 2014 From Flickers in Time

Sahara Directed by Zoltan Korda Written by John Howard Lawson, Zoltan Korda, and James O’Hanlon based on an incident in the Soviet Photoplay, “The Thirteen” 1943/USA Columbia Pictures Corporation Repeat viewing/Netflix rental Made almost contemporaneous with the events surrounding ... Read full article

Sahara (1943) Humphrey Bogart

By Art on Jan 12, 2011 From Classic Cinema Gold

Waco Hoyt: “?I see you whittled them down a bit.” Sgt. Joe Gunn: “Yeah…they whittled us down too.” Sahara (1943 Columbia) is a hard, tough?WWII movie set in the Sahara Desert of Northern Africa, with Humphrey Bogart as the leading star. Bogart plays tank commander Sg... Read full article

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Based upon an incident in the Soviet film The Thirteen See: Trinadtsat directed by Mikhail Romm and made about six years prior to this movie.
The movie utilized real soldiers as background artists and extras. They had been situated close by to the production at Camp Young, California where they were in training.
"Lulubelle" is an M3 Lee tank.
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