R | | Biography, Comedy, Drama
In 1965, an unorthodox and irreverent DJ named Adrian Cronauer begins to shake up things when he is assigned to the U.S. Armed Services radio station in Vietnam.
Barry Levinson refused to let Adrian Cronauer and Robin Williams meet during the film's production. Levinson feared that had the two met, Williams would, however subconsciously, mimic Cronauer during his performance, negatively effecting the ... ...
This is not military issue, airman. What sort of uniform is that?
Adrian Cronauer: Cretan camouflage sir. If you want to blend in with a bunch of drunken Greeks there's nothing better.
Dickerson: That is humor. I recognize that. I also recognize your brand of soldier.
The officers as well as Sergeant Major Dickerson and LT Hauk's clerk typist are wearing tropical weight, wash and wear Class B uniforms not the Khakis that were worn in 1965. Tropical weights did not start appearing in the Army until 1972.
$194,308 (USA) (27 December 1987)
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