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Brian De Palma
(Movies & TV)
Vietnam War
(Military)
John Leguizamo
(Movies & TV)
Michael J. Fox
(Movies & TV)
Sean Penn
(Movies & TV)
Gulf War
(Military)
Thuy Thu Le
(Movies & TV)
 

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Casualties of War

Knowledge Identifier: $Casualties_of_War

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Casualties of War

1989 war drama directed by Brian De Palma, with a screenplay by David Rabe, based on the actual events of the incident on Hill 192 in 1966 during the Vietnam War add

Category: Movies & TV (402)

Launched in 1966.

Countries: United States (43%), Vietnam (29%), Iraq (14%)

Main connections: Brian De Palma, Vietnam War, John Leguizamo

 

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1966

In November 1966, a squad of American soldiers is on patrol when they are suddenly attacked by the Viet Cong add something

 

The girl's ordeal began on November 18, 1966 and ended the next day with her death on November 19 add something


1967

In March 1967, the UPI revealed the real names of the members of the squad as Staff Sgt. David E. Gervase, age 20 from Erie NY ; Pfc. Steven Cabbot Thomas, age 21 from Brooklyn NY ; Pfc. Robert M. Storeby, age 22 from St. Paul Minn add something


1969

An article written by Daniel Lang for "The New Yorker" in 1969, and a subsequent book were the movie's primary sources add something


1989

"'Casualties of War"' is a 1989 war drama directed by Brian De Palma, with a screenplay by David Rabe, based on the actual events of the incident on Hill 192 in 1966 during the Vietnam War add something

 

Thuy Thu Le - Thuy Thu Le is best known for her role in the 1989 Brian De Palma film "Casualties of War", starring Michael J. Fox and Sean Penn


1992

In 1992, former Pfc Steven Cabbot Thomas received further notoriety when he was charged with being an accessory after the fact in the murder of Harold Mansfield Jr., an African-American Gulf War veteran add something


1993

John C. Reilly and John Leguizamo make their screen debuts in the film, and the latter would again star with Penn in another picture by De Palma, 1993's "Carlito's Way" add something


2001

The theatrical cut of the film was released on DVD in 2001 add something


2006

An extended cut of the film was released on DVD in 2006, that contains two scenes cut from the original release add something