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Cease Fire (1985)

R | | Drama | 18 October 1985 (USA)
Tim Murphy is a Vietnam Vet. When he loses his job he starts to relive all the pain and horror of his time in Vietnam. The stresses and strains nearly destroy his marriage and his family. ... See full summary »

Director:

David Nutter

Writer:

George Edward Fernandez (as George Fernandez)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Don Johnson ... Tim Murphy
Lisa Blount ... Paula Murphy
Robert F. Lyons ... Luke
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
John Archie John Archie ... Rafer
Richard Chaves ... Badman
Joey DePinto Joey DePinto
Dan Fitzgerald ... Employment Manager
Andrew Garrett Andrew Garrett ... Baby
Jorge Gil Jorge Gil ... Sanchez
Charles P. Harris Charles P. Harris ... Vietnam Veteran Support Group Member
Chris Noel ... Wendy
Christine Page ... Unemployment clerk
Rick Richards Rick Richards ... Robbs
Josh Segal Josh Segal ... Ronnie Murphy
Richard Styles Richard Styles ... Ritchie
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Tim Murphy is a Vietnam Vet. When he loses his job he starts to relive all the pain and horror of his time in Vietnam. The stresses and strains nearly destroy his marriage and his family. Only after joining a veterans' therapy group does Tim find relief from his nightmares. With the support of his fellow vets and the love of his wife, Tim recovers. Written by Pfyre Caidmon <OShaun@ix.netcom.com>

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ptsd | combat | vietnam | nightmare | usa | See All (8) »

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The war that would not end...

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 October 1985 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Miami, Florida, USA

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Production Co:

ELF,Double Helix Films See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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(As Long As) We've Got Each Other
Written by Gary Fry
Performed by Michael Johnson
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This is a gut-wrencher
21 June 1999 | by Whaler-2See all my reviews

This does a fair job of depicting the problems many vets had after they came home from Vietnam. But I must warn the vets and any who might be squeamish....the end of this movie is very brutal. If any vets watching it have problems with dealing with Vietnam you may not want to see the end of the movie.


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