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The Finest Hour (1992)

Two soldiers form a lasting bond during training to be Navy Seals but soon grow apart as they are sent off to fight in Desert Storm.

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Shimon Dotan
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rob Lowe ... Lawrence Hammer
Gale Hansen Gale Hansen ... Dean Mazzoli
Tracy Griffith ... Barbara
Eb Lottimer ... Bosco
Baruch Dror Baruch Dror ... Greenspan
Daniel Dieker Daniel Dieker ... Albie
Michael Cornelison ... Carter (as Michael Fountain)
Evyatar Lazar Evyatar Lazar ... Moonjean
Tae-Joon Lee Tae-Joon Lee ... T.J. (as Henry Taejoon Lee)
Ari Sorko-Ram Ari Sorko-Ram ... Petersen
Erik Degn Erik Degn ... Thurston
Natan Sgan-Cohen Natan Sgan-Cohen ... Franklin
Jonathan Herson Jonathan Herson ... (as Jon J. Herson)
Uri Gavriel ... Commander
John Phillips John Phillips
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Macho Lawrence 'Larry' Hammer and frailer Dean Mazzoli initially rival as U.S. Navy SEAL trainees, but become buddies in instructor chief petty officer Bosco's merciless training class. The friends date two girls, but both love Barbara, who chooses to marry Larry, as ideal father for her pre-teen son. After graduation from Basic UDT/SEAL training, they choose opposite oceans for further training. However Sadam Husein's invasion of Kuwait gets both mobilized in the same unit, with Bosco, who gets captured and tortured. Dean learns Barbara has left adulterer Larry. They mount a rescue together, taking risks even on their own side. Written by KGF Vissers

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Drama | War

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 April 1992 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Desert Shield See more »

Filming Locations:

San Diego, California, USA

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Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color (archive footage)| Color
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Way Under Rated
8 October 2018 | by rupak_speakingSee all my reviews

It may not be a classic but it is certainly not crap as it is made out to be by IMDB rating. It is a pretty good, in a word, decent movie, with the US Navy Seals training, two rival-turned friends during training days, a love triangle involving them and their assignments during Iraq invasion of Kuwait. I found it a well-rounded enjoyable movie, with the opening soundtrack providing the ideal start to this kind of a story. Nothing got overboard, and the love triangle reminded me shades of Pearl Harbour. No qualms rating it 7/10 as against an unjustifiably low rating of 4.6 by IMDB.


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