As a young and naive recruit in Vietnam, Chris Taylor faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man.
- Genre: Drama, War, Action
- Studio: Hemdale Film Corporation, Cinema 84, Cinema 86
- Keyword: ambush, war crimes, mine, bunker, vietnam war, dying and death, village, jungle, infantry, gang rape, soldier, battle, violent death, false accusations, platoon, combat, casualty of war, marijuana joint, marijuana pipe, anti war, wounded soldier, conscripts, military draft, violent man, american soldiers, tour of duty, murder witness, army vs civilians, war crime
- Cast: Charlie Sheen, Willem Dafoe, Johnny Depp, Forest Whitaker, Tom Berenger, Keith David