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When Trumpets Fade (1998)

R 06/27/1998 (US) DramaWar 1h 35m

In the heat of battle not all soldiers can be heroes.


In WWII Western Germany, Private David Manning reluctantly leaves behind a mortally wounded fellow soldier and searches for survivors from his platoon, only to learn from commanding officer Captain Pritchett that they have all been killed in action. Despite requesting a discharge on the grounds of mental disability, Manning is promoted to sergeant and assigned to lead a new platoon of young inductees.

  1. W.W. Vought


  2. John Irvin


Top Billed Cast

  1. Ron Eldard

    Ron Eldard


  2. Zak Orth

    Zak Orth


  3. Frank Whaley

    Frank Whaley

    Medic Chamberlain

  4. Dylan Bruno

    Dylan Bruno

    Sgt. Talbot

  5. Devon Gummersall

    Devon Gummersall


  6. Dan Futterman

    Dan Futterman


  7. Bobby Cannavale

    Bobby Cannavale

    Captain Zenek

  8. Martin Donovan

    Martin Donovan

    Captain Pritchett

  9. Dwight Yoakam

    Dwight Yoakam

    Lt. Colonel

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When Trumpets Fade
When Trumpets Fade

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Original Language English

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