R | | Biography, Drama, History
WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot.
Mel Gibson stated that Desmond T. Doss was the first Conscientious Objector in American history to be awarded the Medal of Honor, and he has inspired others to save almost the same number of lives and those inspired have gone on to become recipients of the Medal of Honor.
Have you not heard? The Lord is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the Earth. He will not grow tired or weary, and His understanding no one can fathom. He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths grow...
At the beginning of the film, when young Desmond hits his brother with a brick in front of their father, the latter is wearing a bandage on his right hand (he cut himself hours ago). When the father carries the brother to the bed, the bandage is gone.
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