A sergeant must deal with his desires to save the lives of young soldiers being sent to Vietnam. Continuously denied the chance to teach the soldiers about his experiences, he settles for trying to help the son of an old army buddy.
|Tagline:||The story of the war at home, and the people who lived through it.|
|Cast:||Anjelica Huston, Carlin Glynn, Casey Siemaszko, D. B. Sweeney, Dean Stockwell, Dick Anthony Williams, Elias Koteas, Erik Holland, James Caan, James Earl Jones, Laurence Fishburne, Lonette McKee, Mark Frazer, Mary Stuart Masterson, Peter Masterson, Sam Bottoms|
|Director:||Francis Ford Coppola|