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84C MoPic (1989)

 -  Drama | War  -  7 April 1989 (USA)
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Impressive performance by unknown actors in this low-budget Vietnam drama. The story is being told in the form of a documentary; a camera team follows an Army unit in pursuit of 'Charlie'. ... See full summary »

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LT
Nicholas Cascone ...
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Jason Tomlins ...
Pretty Boy
Christopher Burgard ...
Hammer
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Cracker
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OD
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Russ Thurman ...
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Joseph Hieu ...
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Don Schiff ...
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Mike Stokey ...
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Impressive performance by unknown actors in this low-budget Vietnam drama. The story is being told in the form of a documentary; a camera team follows an Army unit in pursuit of 'Charlie'. Filmed in Southern California. The movie's producing company itself is called '84 Charlie MoPic'. Written by Anonymous

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7 April 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

84 Charlie Mopic  »

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$154,264 (USA)
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"84 Charlie MoPic" comes from the Army Military Occupational Specialty code "84C", which was a Motion Picture Cameraman (MoPic) during the VietNam era. See more »

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Easy: When OD goes to heaven, he'll be looking for booby traps...
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Written and Performed by Donovan
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Surprisingly good Vietnam picture
23 August 2002 | by (aberystwyth, wales) – See all my reviews

Vietnam war film shot in 1st person POV. It really works and you feel that you are right there with the platoon who are on a recon mission in the jungle bush of Vietnam. This effort is surprisingly good and is more gritty and realistic than most war movies out there (not mentioning a few big budget titles). The acting is top notch and the original way it was filmed (over 10 years before Blair Witch) makes this one a gem to own in your vhs/dvd collection. I liked this film a lot and highly recommend it to any fan of 'Nam titles.


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