Denzel Washington Meg Ryan Lou Diamond Phillips Michael Moriarty Matt Damon Bronson Pinchot
Lieutenant Colonel Nathaniel Serling is investigating the case of Captain Karen Walden, and helicopter pilot and the first woman who would be awarded the Medal of Honor. Conflicting reports from survivors of a crash in which she saved the crew shed doubt in Serling's mind as he wrestles with his own conscience. -- Chris Kavan
This is not an earth-shattering war film, but the way it portrays events, including inventive use of flashbacks, weaves a great story. It plays the familiar "truth is subjective" card, but the performances make it seem new again.