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Yellow Jack

1938 1h 23m History Drama List
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During the Spanish-American War, the plague of yellow fever ravaging Cuba leads the U.S. Army to send a team of doctors, led by Maj. Walter Reed (Lewis Stone), to beat the disease. As Reed and his team search for the cause of yellow fever, they realize that they'll need to run life-threatening experiments on humans in order to find a cure. American soldiers Jellybeans (Buddy Ebsen), O'Hara (Robert Montgomery) and Breen (William Henry) valiantly volunteer to be Reed's test subjects. Read More Read Less

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Ann Ross Maclean's Magazine As a whole... Yellow Jack is a fine worthwhile picture that just misses being a great one. Oct 11, 2019 Full Review Read all reviews
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Synopsis During the Spanish-American War, the plague of yellow fever ravaging Cuba leads the U.S. Army to send a team of doctors, led by Maj. Walter Reed (Lewis Stone), to beat the disease. As Reed and his team search for the cause of yellow fever, they realize that they'll need to run life-threatening experiments on humans in order to find a cure. American soldiers Jellybeans (Buddy Ebsen), O'Hara (Robert Montgomery) and Breen (William Henry) valiantly volunteer to be Reed's test subjects.
Director
George B. Seitz
Producer
Jack Cummings
Screenwriter
Edward Chodorov
Production Co
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Genre
History, Drama
Original Language
English
Release Date (Streaming)
Aug 25, 2018
Runtime
1h 23m