Foxtel reviews the Sam Fuller 1980 war film, The Big Red One:
Follows the exploits of an American Inventory sergeant and the members of his unit as they try to survive the horrific conditions and circumstances of World War II.
To be fair to Foxtel, they sort of got it right given the methodical way rookies came an went in Marvin's platoon. "You are?" "John Q. Rookie from Poughkeepsie." Boom. "Next!"