MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 28,716 this week

Field of Honor (1986)

5.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.5/10 from 107 users  
Reviews: 7 user

Korea 1951: After a Chinese attack Dutch mercenary sergeant De Koning is left alone by his army. While trying to survive, he meets a woman who is attempting to save her little brother. The image of the boy in shock changes him.

Writers:

,
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 36 titles
created 15 Sep 2011
 
a list of 35 titles
created 23 Dec 2011
 
a list of 100 titles
created 18 Oct 2012
 
a list of 1040 titles
created 22 Apr 2013
 
a list of 54 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Field of Honor" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Field of Honor (1986)

Field of Honor (1986) on IMDb 5.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Field of Honor.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

After just completing his training at a ninja school, an army vet travels to the Phillippines and finds himself battling a land grabber who wants his war-buddy's property. He must also ... See full summary »

Director: Menahem Golan
Stars: Franco Nero, Susan George, Shô Kosugi
Comedy | Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Soldiers from both sides of the Korean divide live among villagers who know nothing of the war.

Director: Kwang-Hyun Park
Stars: Jae-yeong Jeong, Ha-kyun Shin, Hye-jeong Kang
War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The story of student-soldiers trying to protect a middle school during the early days of the Korean War.

Director: John H. Lee
Stars: Seung-won Cha, Sang-Woo Kwon, Seung Hyun Choi
War | Drama | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Grim story of one of the major battles of the Korean War. While negotiators are at work in Panmunjom trying to bring the conflict to a negotiated end, Lt. Joe Clemons is ordered to launch ... See full summary »

Director: Lewis Milestone
Stars: Gregory Peck, Harry Guardino, Rip Torn
Drama | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A drama centered on the Korean War's final battle that will determine the border between north and south.

Director: Hun Jang
Stars: Ha-kyun Shin, Soo Go, Seung-su Ryu
Adventure | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

This story takes place in prehistoric time when three prehistoric tribesmen search for a new fire source.

Director: Jean-Jacques Annaud
Stars: Everett McGill, Ron Perlman, Nicholas Kadi
Silver Bullet (1985)
Adventure | Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A werewolf terrorizes a small city where lives Marty Coslaw, - a paralytic boy - his uncle and his sister - the narrator of the story.

Director: Daniel Attias
Stars: Gary Busey, Everett McGill, Corey Haim
Action | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A hard-nosed, hard-living Marine gunnery sergeant clashes with his superiors and his ex-wife as he takes command of a spoiled recon platoon with a bad attitude.

Director: Clint Eastwood
Stars: Clint Eastwood, Marsha Mason, Everett McGill
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A one-man army comes to the rescue of the United States when a spy attempts an invasion.

Director: Joseph Zito
Stars: Chuck Norris, Richard Lynch, Melissa Prophet
Ghost Story (1981)
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Four successful elderly gentlemen, members of the Chowder Society, share a gruesome, 50-year old secret. When one of Edward Wanderley's twin sons dies in a bizarre accident, the group ... See full summary »

Director: John Irvin
Stars: Craig Wasson, Alice Krige, Fred Astaire
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

In this remake of the classic 50s SF tale, a boy tries to stop an invasion of his town by aliens who take over the the minds of his parents, his least-liked schoolteacher and other ... See full summary »

Director: Tobe Hooper
Stars: Karen Black, Hunter Carson, Timothy Bottoms
Lifeforce (1985)
Horror | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A race of space vampires arrive in London and infect the populace.

Director: Tobe Hooper
Stars: Steve Railsback, Mathilda May, Peter Firth
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Sergeant 'Sire' De Koning
Ron Brandsteder ...
Tiny
Bart Römer ...
Lieutenant
Anis de Jong ...
Taihutu (as Annies De Jong)
Hae-young Lee ...
Sun Yi (as Hey Young Lee)
Dong-hyeon Kim ...
Applesan (as Dong Hyum Kim)
Min Yu ...
Kim
Marc Van Eeghem ...
Brammetje (as Mark Van Eeghem)
Frank Schaafsma ...
Wiel
Guus van der Made ...
Leen
Jae-ho Choi ...
Chinese Medic (as Jae Ho Choi)
Mike Mooney ...
Journalist
Jon Bluming ...
Platoon Sergeant
Fritz Homann ...
Truck Driver
David Hartung ...
Radioman
Edit

Storyline

Korea: 1951. The Dutch mercenary sergeant De Koning has problems controlling his troops. They commit all kind of atrocities against the Korean population. After an attack by Chinese forces, De Koning is left alone. Days of difficult situations follow, and he meets a young Korean woman farmer, who desperately tries to keep her little brother alive. The image of the boy in shock changes De Koning. Written by Arnoud Tiele (zelva@tiele.nl)

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | War

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Language:

|

Release Date:

26 September 1986 (South Korea)  »

Also Known As:

Campo de honor  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

, ,  »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The movie is based on the war experiences of producer Henk Bos and Dutch veteran Peet van Haalem. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Death Wish 4: The Crackdown (1987) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

A sensitive movie!
7 June 1999 | by (Brasilia, Brazil) – See all my reviews

"Field of Honor" is a movie with a great point: although it's a war story, it's a movie about how a soldier could feel lonely, tired of so many slaughter and anxious for love and compassion. In this way, "Field of Honor" is a remarkable movie and the character played with subdued mood by Everett Mc Gill deserves to be remind as one of the most strong and convincing war/phisochology type already done. If you not pick this film up until now, do it. You'll see a real and painful story but a very sensitive one too. (3 stars of 5 = rating).


2 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
YouTube madmike_v40
Discuss Field of Honor (1986) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?