Vietnam War vet Costner must deal with a war of a different sort between his son and their friends, and a rival group of children. He also must deal with his own personal and employment problems that have resulted from his Vietnam experiences. Written by
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What's worth fighting for?
Did You Know?
When Stephen is telling Stu about his hospitalization, he says that the doctors diagnosed him with post-traumatic stress. That term didn't come about until Post-traumatic Stress Syndrome was included in the DSM-III, nearly ten years after the movie is set. See more
Boy, sometimes all it takes is a split second for you to do something you'll regret the whole rest of your life.
When the credits are over and the music ends, we hear a helicopter. See more
Referenced in Jersey Girl
Written and Performed by Cat Stevens
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