Create Game Lists on MeltedJoystick.com
FilmCrave home
   Movies  Members
Search +
Searching... Close  
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?
  
 
  Login Using Facebook
Twitter
 
 
 

Taps (1981) Movie Information

Your Rating:
   
Taps (1981)
Buy Taps (1981) DVD from AmazonBuy Taps (1981) DVD from Amazon
  Write Review +  Request correction + Add to List: Add to movie list 

Overall Rank:

2933

Avg. Rating:

2.77/4

# of Ratings:

64

Genres:

Drama

Rating:

PG

Language:

English

Theater Date:

12/09/1981

Director:

Harold Becker

Actors:

George C. Scott
Timothy Hutton
Ronny Cox
Sean Penn
Tom Cruise
Evan Handler

 

 

 

 

Plot Outline:

Cadets at a military boarding school revolt when the school is shut down.

Related Movie Lists

Top Movie List by Ben Movies of 1981 by Stoney McStonerson
movies of 1981 by skater4159 Top Movie List by Robyn
1981 by Su Zany Penn, Sean by Andrew
Top Films of 1981 by Neobowler My Favorite Films Of 1981 by Lee
Top Sean Penn Films by Lee Fave Tom Cruise films by Lee

Quick Movie Reviews

mitchellyoung 12/10/2011 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of
4/4 

Taps is a coming-of-stage story that ends in a melancholy and thought-provoking way. The premise (adultvs vs children in all-out war) requires some suspension of belief, but the themes and performances are stirring and memorable.

Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No
 
 

goodfellamike 10/23/2008 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of
2/4 

COndescending, unlikely-handled thriller pitting adolescents in a military academy against the Army and the board of directors who decided to shut down the school; hotshot Tom Cruise overplays, George C. Scott is remarkably thankless as the tired General and Timothy Hutton proves to be to mature for his role. Only Ronny Cox adds depth as a sane commander on the other side of the gate. Final Grade: C

Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No
 
 
Log In
Help on how to log into FilmCrave
Login with Facebook
Login with FilmCrave
 
 
What Members Are Doing
Movie Talk
New Movie Reviews
New Movie Lists
My viewing tracker list. by James
Movies of 2017 by Stoney McStonerson
Best Movies of the 2010s by Mr Cinema
2016 Rated and Ranked by Chris Kavan
Movies Watched by Sunbutt
Top Films of 2007 by Neobowler
2016 by Karmand
Movies to Watch by royaluglydudes

 

 

 

Contact FilmCrave Public Relations    

Advertise and Business

Developer API

Contact Us

Jobs

About us

SiteMap

 

Support FilmCrave

FAQ and Help

News and Press

Terms of Use

Privacy