The Thin Red Line Cast

  • John Travolta

    "Man, nobody pushed me into showbiz," John Travolta once said, "I was aching for it." He was aching for it so much that the Englewood, New Jersey, native dropped out of school...

    full biography of John Travolta

  • Nick Nolte

    It took 15 years for the rumpled native of Omaha, Nebraska, to be an overnight success. And there was also the matter of the 45 year prison sentence handed down by the judge when the 21-year-old Nolte...

    full biography of Nick Nolte

  • George Clooney

    George Timothy Clooney had his share of failures before reaching the lofty height of Sexiest Man Alive, an honor bestowed by People Magazine in 1997. Born In Lexington, Kentucky, he moved around with...

    full biography of George Clooney

  • John Cusack

    Born in Evanston, Illinois, John Cusack is one of the few actors who managed to successfully graduate from the "Brat Pack" of the '80s by proving he can effectively carry a film. He feels his success...

    full biography of John Cusack

  • Woody Harrelson

    Born Woodrow Tracy Harrelson in Midland, Texas, Woody Harrelson had a childhood unlike most other people. His father, Charles Voyde Harrelson, went to prison for life, convicted of murder when Woody...

    full biography of Woody Harrelson

  • Sean Penn

    "There's a sense of inauthenticity when you throw a punch at somebody," says Penn. "We're not meant to hurt each other. You feel stupid, even when you're right." This is a more...

    full biography of Sean Penn

  • Jared Leto

    Jared Leto always knew he wanted to work in a creative field. Born in Bossier City, Louisiana, he showed an enterprising and self-reliant streak from an early age. At 12, he took his first job,...

    full biography of Jared Leto

  • Elias Koteas

    Elias Koteas is one of Canada's most well-respected actors, working with Canadian directors Atom Egoyan in The Adjuster and Exotica, and David Cronenberg in Crash has established him as a recognizable...

    full biography of Elias Koteas

  • John C. Reilly

    John C. Reilly is an actor whose name is barely known, yet his face is almost always recognizable. Born and raised in Chicago as the fifth of six children, Reilly was the product of a rough...

    full biography of John C. Reilly

  • Thomas Jane

    "If you really love something, you'll find a way to do it. Whether it's acting on a street corner or in a rat-infested space, you'll be alright if you stick with the fuel for your...

    full biography of Thomas Jane

  • Nick Stahl

    When he was just four, Nick Stahl decided he wanted to be an actor after his mother took him to see a play. Born in Harlington, Texas and raised in Dallas, he began acting in community theater and...

    full biography of Nick Stahl

  • Miranda Otto

    As the daughter of well-known Australian actor Barry Otto, Miranda Otto was destined to become an actress. She attended the prestigious Australian drama school NIDA, which boasts other famous...

    full biography of Miranda Otto

The Thin Red Line

Genre:  Action/Adventure, Drama
Release Date: December 25, 1998

Current rating: Rating: 4.49
based on 199 votes and 4 reviews
Rate Movie | Read all user reviews

Cast: John Travolta, Nick Nolte, George Clooney, John Cusack, Woody Harrelson, Sean Penn, Jared Leto, Elias Koteas, John C. Reilly, Thomas Jane, Tim Blake Nelson, Nick Stahl, Miranda Otto

The Thin Red Line Movie Poster