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Semper Fi (2001)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama, Action  |  1 April 2001 (USA)
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Cliff Truckee refuses a privileged start in life at a top college while other young men are enlisting. On the bus out of Chicago he meets a girl on her way to join the Marines, falls in ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Cliff Truckee
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Steve Russell
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Keith Maddox
Alex Burns ...
Alex Kosegin
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Sharon Exler
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Douglas Cepeda
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Maria Velez
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Cliff's father
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Garza
Sandra Quarterman ...
SSgt. Hovis
Joseph Latimore
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Female Series Commander
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Drill Instructor
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Gunnery Sgt. Brinkloff
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Sgt. Fante
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Cliff Truckee refuses a privileged start in life at a top college while other young men are enlisting. On the bus out of Chicago he meets a girl on her way to join the Marines, falls in love and decides to do the same. Paris Island is physically tough, but it is troubles that are brought from home that endanger some recruits success, in an extreme case even a life. Team bonding is changing Cliff, but so can a broken heart. Written by KGF Vissers

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1 April 2001 (USA)  »

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A kiképzőbázis hősei  »

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Originally set to air in Fall 2000 on NBC with a commitment to a 13-episode series. NBC passed on the project, but took the $5 million dollar, two hour pilot, and decided to air it as a TV Movie instead. See more »

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References Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) See more »

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Could maybe be a little bit better, but could be MUCH worse.
1 April 2001 | by (Burnet, Texas (USA)) – See all my reviews

About the only serious complaint I had was the tears at the end. Marines don't cry, do they?

Speaking of the Corps, they must have approved of this (filiming location: Parris Island).

Semper Fi, Semper Fi, Do or die, gung ho, gung ho, gung ho!


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