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The Pentagon Wars (1998)

R 02/28/1998 (US) ComedyDramaWar 1h 44m

They aimed to build the ultimate fighting machine...they missed.

Overview

From the director of “Made In America” and “The Money Pit” comes a hilarious look at one of the most expensive blunders in military history. Over 17 years and almost as many billion dollars have gone into devising the BFV (Bradley Fighting Vehicle). There's only one problem. . . it doesn't work.

  1. Richard Benjamin

    Director

  2. James Burton

    Novel

  3. Jamie Malanowski

    Teleplay

  4. Martyn Burke

    Teleplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Kelsey Grammer

    Kelsey Grammer

    Maj. Gen. Partridge

  2. Cary Elwes

    Cary Elwes

    Lt. Col. James Burton

  3. Viola Davis

    Viola Davis

    Platoon Sgt. Fanning

  4. John C. McGinley

    John C. McGinley

    Col. J.D. Bock

  5. Clifton Powell

    Clifton Powell

    Sgt. Benjamn Dalton

  6. Dewey Weber

    Dewey Weber

    Sp4 Ganger

  7. Richard Schiff

    Richard Schiff

    Col. / Brig. Gen. Robert Laurel Smith

  8. J. C. MacKenzie

    J. C. MacKenzie

    Jones (Pentagon tank designer)

  9. Richard Benjamin

    Richard Benjamin

    Caspar Weinberger (Secretary of Defense)

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The Pentagon Wars
The Pentagon Wars

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Original Language English

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