Casualties Of War

  • 1989,
  • Dir. Brian De Palma

  • Starring:
  • Michael J. Fox,
  • Sean Penn,
  • Don Harvey,
  • John C. Reilly,
  • John Leguizamo

Synopsis:

During the Vietnam war, a girl is taken from her village by five American soldiers. Four of the soldiers rape her, but the fifth refuses. The young girl is killed. The fifth soldier is determined that justice will be done. The film is more about the realities of war, rather than this single event.

Reviews:

The New York Times

''We're going to requisition a girl for a little portable R. & R.,'' Sergeant Meserve tells the four members of his squad at the end of a briefing. Read More >>>

Stills:

"Never happen, Cherry. You survive the Nam, you get to live forever, man."

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