R | | Drama, War
During the Vietnam War, Captain Willard is sent on a dangerous mission into Cambodia to assassinate a renegade Colonel who has set himself up as a god among a local tribe.
The IMAX poster for Kong: Skull Island (2017) is an homage to the original iconic onesheet for this movie.
Saigon... shit; I'm still only in Saigon... Every time I think I'm gonna wake up back in the jungle.
Willard (voice-over): When I was home after my first tour, it was worse.
Willard (voice-over): I'd wake up and there'd be nothing. I hardly said a word to my wife, until I said "yes" to a ...
According to the identity cards Willard thumbed through, one of the Vietnamese spies Kurtz assassinated in November 1968 was Vo Van Sau, born on 30 September 1947. However Vo's photograph is of a balding man who certainly looks no younger than thirty.
There are no opening credits in the film. The title can be seen as graffiti in the Kurtz compound late in the film.
English, French, Vietnamese
$96,992 (USA) (5 August 2001)
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