A squad of National Guards on an isolated weekend exercise in the Louisiana swamp must fight for their lives when they anger local Cajuns by stealing their canoes. Without live ammunition and in a strange country, their experience begins to mirror the Vietnam experience. Written by
Keith Loh <firstname.lastname@example.org>
It's the land of hospitality... unless you don't belong.
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Did You Know?
This movie's storyline is similar to the director Walter Hill
's previous film at the time, The Warriors
(1979). In both movies, characters have a journey to find their way home encountering various dangerous obstacles, a hostile environment and aversive enemies along the way. See more
When Tyrone Cribbs sees the dead deer, he makes the statement "..damn, somebody shot Rudolph". When we hear this the words don't match the movement of Cribbs's lips. He's seen saying something entirely different. See more
Son of a bitch! You could've busted his jaw!
We want him to talk!
Cpl. Lonnie Reece
You almost knocked his mouth straight down to his ass.
Jesus Christ, Simms! We've got to interrogate the man. Now how the hell is he gonna talk to us if you're gonna break his fuckin' jaw?
That's his fuckin' problem!
Featured in Making 'Southern Comfort'
Song "Parlez-nous à Boire
Published by Flat Town Music Co. See more