Patton – Special Edition
Biography of controversial World War II hero General George S. Patton. The film covers his wartime activities and accomplishments, beginning with his entry into the North African campaign and ending with his removal from command after his outspoken criticism of US post-war military strategy.
- Best Picture Oscar Winner 1970.
- " I'd like to pin four stars on each shoulder of George C. Scott for his perspective characterization of the military genius, the controversial man. " – Wanda Hale
- " George C. Scott's performance cannot be praised highly enough for capturing both the violence and the vulnerability of the Patton personality without degenerating either into vulgar caricature or cardboard sentimentality. " – Andrew Sarris
- " Scott is simply awesome as the one-of-a-kind General George Patton. " – Empire Staff