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The Iron Triangle (1989)

R | | Drama, War | 24 January 1989 (USA)
Based on the diary of an unknown Viet Cong soldier, this film provides a sympathetic look at a Viet Cong soldier who protected a captured American soldier whom he believed did not kill him ... See full summary »

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Capt. Keene
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Col. Tuong, NVA
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Ho
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Jacques
Jim Ishida ...
Khoi
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Pham
Jack Ong ...
Shen
Sophie Trang ...
Lai
Arsenio 'Sonny' Trinidad ...
Thuy
Iilana B'tiste ...
Khan Li
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Joop
Richard Weygint ...
Swan
Allan Moore ...
Murphy
Joe Seely ...
Grover (as Joseph Seely)
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Capt. Duc, ARVN
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Based on the diary of an unknown Viet Cong soldier, this film provides a sympathetic look at a Viet Cong soldier who protected a captured American soldier whom he believed did not kill him when the American had the opportunity. Written by John Sacksteder <Jsack@ka.net>

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20 May 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

So so movie if you're desperate for a war flick. Bridges does not even come close to convincing as an actual Vietnam era Army officer. Mildly entertaining, but far from realistic. Fair photography, but definitely not worth buying...even for $5 at Wal Mart. The action is thoroughly scripted without any realism. The Vietnamese hero is played fairly well, but otherwise, this flick is not worth much. The end is anti-climactic and the whole affair is not worth the price of admission...even if it's free. I hate to say it, but I'm adding this line just to make sure I make the 10 line minimum for this site. Folks should know this movie is barely passable. I give it 3 stars, but it is probably closer to 2 stars for most folks.


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