We Were Soldiers

Genre:  Action/Adventure, Drama
Running Time:  137 min.
Release Date: March 1, 2002
DVD: August 20, 2002

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Cast: Mel Gibson, Barry Pepper, Madeleine Stowe, Sam Elliott, Greg Kinnear, Chris Klein, Keri Russell, Desmond Harrington, Luke Benward, Jon Hamm


Recounting the true story of one of the most savage battles in U.S. history, Lt. Col. Hal Moore (Gibson) and 400 of his men touched down on November 14, 1965, at a clearing in Ia Drang Valley, Vietnam - - a place known as "The Valley of Death" -- and found themselves surrounded by 2,000 North Vietnamese soldiers.

Based on the book We Were Soldiers Once... and Young by Hal Moore and Joseph Galloway.

Director: Randall Wallace
Studio: Paramount Pictures
Producer(s): Stephen McEveety, Bruce Davey, Randall Wallace
Screenplay: Randall Wallace
Official Site: www.weweresoldiers.com

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