R | | Drama, War, Romance
A Sergeant must deal with his desires to save the lives of young soldiers being sent to Viet Nam. Continuously denied the chance to teach the soldiers about his experiences, he settles for trying to help the son of an old Army buddy.
During the parade field ceremony sequence, the announcer says, "The Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps is led today by Drum Major Phipps." When this movie was shot, one of the actual Drum Majors of the Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps at the time, was ... ...
Hey, Sarge! I need another favor.
Clell Hazard: Oh, great. Let's see... you got my money, you got my car. I guess now you need my dick to seal the deal!
The actor playing Wildman is too short to have been a member of the Honor Guard. The requirement back in the 60s was to be at least six feet tall. Wildman is no where close to that height in the movie. Later the regulations may have been amended when women were allowed to serve in the Guard.
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