An overprotective single mother tries to stop her son joining the parachute unit by sending him to the college, fearful that he may end up his life like his father did. He secretly leaves the college and joins the army, but the mother finds out and makes a bet with him that if she passes the basic training, he will leave the unit. Written by
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During the base run, many of those running are actual soldiers. Fort Benning actually had a base run especially for the movie and included many of the units stationed on the base. See more