A Marine patrol stops at Firebase Gloria at the start of the Tet Offensive during the Vietnam war. With the firebase attacked, the patrol remains to help defend it. The Marines barely hold off the VC (Viet Cong), but in the end, hold the base.

  1. Brian Trenchard-Smith


  2. Tony Johnston


  3. William L. Nagle


Top Billed Cast

  1. Wings Hauser

    Wings Hauser

    Cpl. Joseph L. 'Nard' DiNardo

  2. R. Lee Ermey

    R. Lee Ermey

    Sgt. Maj. Bill Hafner / Narrator

  3. Robert Arevalo

    Robert Arevalo

    Cao Van

  4. Mark Neely

    Mark Neely

    Pvt. Murphy

  5. Gary Hershberger

    Gary Hershberger

    Capt. A.J. 'Bugs' Moran

Full Cast & Crew

The Siege of Firebase Gloria
The Siege of Firebase Gloria



Status Released

Release Information

  • January 27, 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 37m

Budget -

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