- 2 hr 3 min
The Hill is a 1965 World War II movie. Sidney Lumet directed the movie. The large ensemble cast includes Sean Connery, Harry Andrews, and Ian Bannen just to name a few. The story takes place in a British army prison camp in the North Africa. The prison houses prisoners who are guilty of a variety offenses ranging from drunkenness, insubordination and going AWOL. Connery plays a former Sergeant Major named Roberts. He was convicted of assaulting his Commanding Office. The prison camp is in the midst of a power struggle between the brutal Staff Sergeant Williams and the humane Staff Sergeant Harris. Roberts challenges William’s leadership and authority.