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Summary A young recruit in Vietnam faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man.

Directed By: Oliver Stone

Written By: Oliver Stone

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Metascore Universal Acclaim Based on 16 Critic Reviews
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92
User Score Universal Acclaim Based on 202 User Ratings
8.3
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Summary A young recruit in Vietnam faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man.

Directed By: Oliver Stone

Written By: Oliver Stone

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Universal Acclaim Based on 16 Critic Reviews
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100% Positive
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0% Mixed
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Universal Acclaim Based on 202 User Ratings
8.3
89% Positive
179 Ratings
8% Mixed
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3% Negative
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Universal Acclaim Based on 202 User Ratings
8.3
89% Positive
179 Ratings
8% Mixed
17 Ratings
3% Negative
6 Ratings

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Production Company Hemdale, Cinema '84, Cinema 86
Release Date Dec 19, 1986
Duration 2 h
Rating R
Tagline The first casualty of war is innocence.
Academy Awards, USA
• 4 Wins & 8 Nominations
Golden Globes, USA
• 3 Wins & 4 Nominations
Film Independent Spirit Awards
• 4 Wins & 5 Nominations