During the Vietnam War, a soldier finds himself the outsider of his own squad when they unnecessarily kidnap a female villager. Based on the actual events of an incident on Hill 192 in November, 1966.

  1. David Rabe


  2. Daniel Lang


  3. Brian De Palma


Top Billed Cast

  1. Michael J. Fox

    Michael J. Fox

    Private Eriksson

  2. Sean Penn

    Sean Penn

    Sgt. Tony Meserve

  3. Don Harvey

    Don Harvey

    Cpl. Thomas E. Clark

  4. John C. Reilly

    John C. Reilly

    Private Herbert Hatcher

  5. John Leguizamo

    John Leguizamo

    Private Antonio Diaz

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Release Information

  • August 18, 1989


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 53m

Budget $22,500,000.00

Revenue $18,671,317.00

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