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
David Stumme <firstname.lastname@example.org>
What's worth fighting for?
Did You Know?
The cigarettes Elvadine smokes in the movie are herbal, not tobacco. See more
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
You otta call um the Limpkickies.
I like the Limpdickies.
When the credits are over and the music ends, we hear a helicopter. See more
References Gone with the Wind
Love Is Like An Itching In My Heart
Written by Brian Holland
, Lamont Dozier
and Eddie Holland
(as Edward Holland)
Performed by The Supremes
Courtesy of Motown Record Company, L.P.
By Arrangement with PolyGram Special Markets See more