1969 (1988)

R 08/18/1988 (US) DramaWar 1h 35m

The year the country split apart and a generation came together.


Two rebellious youths, Ralph and Scott, find themselves struggling with adulthood as the Vietnam War rages. Feeling trapped in their small town, Scott battles with his conservative veteran father, Cliff, and Ralph deals with his desperately sexual mother, Ev. When tragic news arrives from overseas, the entire town, inspired by Ralph and Scott's antiwar efforts, reevaluates its attitude toward the war.

  1. Ernest Thompson

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Robert Downey Jr.

    Robert Downey Jr.

    Ralph Carr

  2. Kiefer Sutherland

    Kiefer Sutherland

    Scott Clifton Denny

  3. Bruce Dern

    Bruce Dern

    Cliff Denny

  4. Mariette Hartley

    Mariette Hartley

    Jessie Denny

  5. Winona Ryder

    Winona Ryder

    Beth Carr

  6. Joanna Cassidy

    Joanna Cassidy

    Ev Carr

  7. Christopher Wynne

    Christopher Wynne

    Alden Palmer Denny

  8. Kara Zielke

    Nude Woman

Full Cast & Crew


Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue $5,979,011.00


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