Overall Rank: 3893
Average Rating: 2.7/4
# of Ratings: 95
Theatrical Release Date: 07/12/1996
Genre: Action, Drama
MPAA Rating: R
Director: Edward Zwick
Actors: Denzel Washington, Meg Ryan, Lou Diamond Phillips, Michael Moriarty, Matt Damon, Bronson Pinchot
Plot: 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
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Indyfreak - wrote on 10/27/2017
A solid war film with strong performances by Meg Ryan and Denzel Washington.
Yojimbo - wrote on 06/24/2012
Decent wartime drama as Denzel Washington invetigates the death of helicopter pilot Meg Ryan. An interesting story told in retrospect from differing perspectives despite the unpromising cast.
serioussir - wrote on 05/14/2008
I didn't really buy Meg Ryan as a tough Captain but the rest of the cast was great. A good, disturbing drama.
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