A Soldier's Sweetheart (1998)

A Soldier's Sweetheart





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Thomas Michael Donnelly directed this Vietnam drama, filmed in New Zealand and adapted from Tim O'Brien's short story, "Sweetheart of the Song Tra Bong," about a group of army medics in Vietnam. Rat (Kiefer Sutherland) narrates the tale seen in flashbacks: Rat's buddy Fossie (Skeet Ulrich), after learning about a unit that pooled money to bring in a hooker, manipulates the black-market to import his hometown girlfriend, innocent teen Marianne (Georgina Cates). The M*A*S*H-like unit is pleased by … More

Rating: R (for some graphic war violence and injury, strong language and brief sexuality.)
Genre: Drama
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Written By: Thomas Michael Donnelly
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On DVD: Jun 15, 1999
Paramount Pictures

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as Lt. Sanders

as Mark Fossie

as Eddie Diamond

as Marianne Bell

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Great movie! Despite the irony of the story plot, Georgina Cates truly shines in this film.

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