R | | Drama, War
A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the Vietnam War has on his fellow recruits from their brutal boot camp training to the bloody street fighting in Hue.
The movie was #2 on Gene Siskel 's list of the "Best Films of 1987."
Gunnery Sergeant Hartman:
I am Gunnery Sergeant Hartman, your senior drill instructor. From now on you will speak only when spoken to, and the first and last words out of your filthy sewers will be "Sir". Do you maggots understand that?
Recruits: Sir, yes Sir.
Gunnery Sergeant Hartman: Bullshit I can't hear ...
Nancy Sinatra's song is listed in the credits is listed as "These Boots are Made for Walking." The last word should be "Walkin'."
$2,217,307 (USA) (28 June 1987)
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