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The Thin Red Line (1998)

R 12/25/1998 (US) DramaHistoryWar 2h 51m

Every man fights his own war.


The story of a group of men, an Army Rifle company called C-for-Charlie, who change, suffer, and ultimately make essential discoveries about themselves during the fierce World War II battle of Guadalcanal. It follows their journey, from the surprise of an unopposed landing, through the bloody and exhausting battles that follow, to the ultimate departure of those who survived.

  1. Terrence Malick

    Director, Screenplay

  2. James Jones


Top Billed Cast

  1. Sean Penn

    Sean Penn

    1st Sgt. Edward Welsh

  2. Jim Caviezel

    Jim Caviezel

    Pvt. Robert Witt

  3. Adrien Brody

    Adrien Brody

    Cpl. Geoffrey Fife

  4. Ben Chaplin

    Ben Chaplin

    Pvt. Jack Bell

  5. Elias Koteas

    Elias Koteas

    Capt. James Staros

  6. John Cusack

    John Cusack

    Capt. John Gaff

  7. Woody Harrelson

    Woody Harrelson

    Sgt. William Keck

  8. Nick Nolte

    Nick Nolte

    Lt. Col. Gordon Tall

  9. John C. Reilly

    John C. Reilly

    Sgt. Maynard Storm

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