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Courage Under Fire (1996)

R 07/04/1996 (US) DramaThrillerMysteryWar 1h 56m

A medal for honor. A search for justice. A battle for truth.


A US Army officer, who made a "friendly fire" mistake that was covered up, has been reassigned to a desk job. He is tasked to investigate a female chopper commander's worthiness to be awarded the Medal of Honor. At first all seems in order. But then he begins to notice inconsistencies between the testimonies of the witnesses...

  1. Edward Zwick


  2. Patrick Sheane Duncan


Top Billed Cast

  1. Denzel Washington

    Denzel Washington

    Lieutenant Colonel Nathaniel Serling

  2. Meg Ryan

    Meg Ryan

    Captain Karen Emma Walden

  3. Lou Diamond Phillips

    Lou Diamond Phillips

    Staff Sergeant John Monfriez

  4. Matt Damon

    Matt Damon


  5. Michael Moriarty

    Michael Moriarty

    Brigadier General Hershberg

  6. Michole Briana White

    Michole Briana White


  7. Bronson Pinchot

    Bronson Pinchot


  8. Amy Hathaway

    Amy Hathaway


  9. Diane Baker

    Diane Baker

    Louise Boylar

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Courage Under Fire
Courage Under Fire

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $46,000,000.00

Revenue $100,860,818.00


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