The Last Full Measure Reviews
April 29, 2021
How can a film starring Samuel L. Jackson, Christopher Plummer and Ed Harris be this dull?
February 28, 2021
Ultimately, The Last Full Measure doesn't reach the level of an exceptional drama, but its heart is in the right place, and it offers a well-told story - one likely to resonate strongly with those affected one way or another by war.
January 30, 2021
As well-intentioned as the film's messages of respect for the sacrifices of the fallen are, The Last Full Measure succumbs to melodrama at almost every turn.
January 27, 2021
The writing remains honest to the true events and gives its viewers and protagonists a befitting closure...
January 27, 2021
The way the story is told is fresh, the violence is not sensationalized at all, and the acting is top-notch.
August 28, 2020
A talented cast of famous faces aren't quite enough to pull this war-time tale out of the mud of corny cliche.
July 13, 2020
It stands out for its top-notch cast of stars (who all deliver convincing performances) and the fact that Vietnam War stories about the U.S. Air Force are rarely told in movies.
June 11, 2020
A powerhouse cast lends gravitas to this fact-based drama.
June 7, 2020
Even with the stellar cast, it diminishes the overall impact of this remarkable tale of heroism.
June 3, 2020
Boasting a powerhouse cast, The Last Full Measure has the best of intentions, to celebrate servicemen without condoning war, but winds up with little else.
May 28, 2020
A solid, well-made and occasionally very moving piece of work.
May 28, 2020
Here's a true story about a young soldier's exceptional bravery and sacrifice made into a pretty average war movie, insubstantial and TV-ish despite the appearance of some decorated Hollywood veterans.
May 27, 2020
In his final role, Fonda is given room to be wonderful - and so, of course, he is.
April 17, 2020
'The Last Full Measure' is a great and yet tragic story of a man who saved sixty lives in Vietnam. As a former military veteran, I can't help but feel a connection to this great film.
April 14, 2020
The Last Full Measure takes war films to a whole new level. Filled with heart and a close up look at the horrors on and off the field, it's a must see.
March 9, 2020
This movie was made for a specific audience -- vets, current military and their families. Many movies uplifting vets can reach a wide audience, not this one. However, I loved seeing talented actors from the 70's that have been ignored for years.
March 3, 2020
One of the strengths of Todd Robinson's film lies in the casting of a gallery of fine actors in almost every role.
February 12, 2020
[T]he movie ultimately bites off more than it can chew, and its excessive use of flashbacks makes for a rather disjointed watch that will truly test your patience.
February 8, 2020
The Last Full Measure fumbles at telling a remarkably powerful story with its bland screenplay that often feels like style over substance.