R | | Comedy, Drama, War
Thirty years after they served together in Vietnam, a former Navy Corpsman Larry "Doc" Shepherd re-unites with his old buddies, former Marines Sal Nealon and Reverend Richard Mueller, to bury his son, a young Marine killed in the Iraq War.
Richard Linklater first attempted to adapt Darryl Ponicsan's novel in 2006, but held off claiming "the timing wasn't right."
Larry 'Doc' Shepherd:
I'm not going to bury a marine. I'm just going to bury my son.
$40,558 (USA) (5 November 2017)
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