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The Red Badge of Courage (1974)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | War | Western  -  3 December 1974 (USA)
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During the Civil War, a young man enthusiastically joins the Union army thirsting to find glory and honor, but his first battle opens his eyes to the reality of how un-glorious and dishonorable war really is.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Pvt. Henry Fleming
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Pvt. Jim Conklin
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Pvt. Wilson
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The Tattered Man
Warren Berlinger ...
The Cheery Soldier
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The Sergeant
Hank Hendrick ...
The General
George Sawaya ...
The Colonel
John Henry Cox ...
The Lieutenant (as John Cox)
Norman Stone ...
The Corporal
Tiny Wells ...
The Fat Soldier
Daniel Levens ...
A Soldier
Tom Henschel ...
A Soldier
Robin Armstrong ...
A Soldier
Sam Reader ...
A Soldier
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During the Civil War, a young man enthusiastically joins the Union army thirsting to find glory and honor, but his first battle opens his eyes to the reality of how un-glorious and dishonorable war really is.

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3 December 1974 (USA)  »

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La roja insignia del valor  »

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Pvt. Jim Conklin: Just as sure as I'm standin' here, we're movin' to Marshall.
[soldiers howl in disbelief]
Pvt. Jim Conklin: I got it from a friend who got it from a cavalryman who just happens to be one of the orderlies over at divisional headquarters.
[crowd of soldiers peppers Jim with questions]
Pvt. Jim Conklin: I told you tomorrow mornin'! We goin' down the river and we're goin' to come in right behind the enemy!
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A remake that outshines the original!
12 May 2003 | by (Hyde Park, NY) – See all my reviews

This was a great movie and it's the second time Richard Thomas starred in a remake that was better than the original. The other film was All Quiet on the Western Front and is available on DVD unlike this film which I have not been able to find anywhere.


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