Mel Gibson and Randall Wallace, the star and writer of Braveheart, reunite for this action-packed war movie that features explosive battle sequences, thrilling aerial photography and unforgettable military heroes who fought for their country, their loved ones and their freedom. The year is 1965 and America is at war with North Vietnam. Commanding the air calvary is Lt. Col. Hal Moore (Gibson), a born leader committed to his troops. His target: the la Drang Valley, called "The Valley of Death." As Moore prepares for one of the most violent battles in U.S. history, he delivers a stirring promise to his soldiers and their families: "I will leave no man behind...dead or alive. We will all come home together." This heroic true story of committment, courage and sacrifice also stars Madeleine Stowe, Greg Kinnear, Sam Elliott, Chris Klein, Keri Russell and Barry Pepper, We Were Soldiers is "a must-see film for our time and all time!"* *Bill Zwecker, FOX-TV

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We Were Soldiers (2002)

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War/Action/Drama · 2h 18m · 3/1/2002

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Mel Gibson and Randall Wallace, the star and writer of Braveheart, reunite for this action-packed war movie that features explosive battle sequences, thrilling aerial photography and unforgettable military heroes who fought for their country, their loved ones and their freedom. The year is 1965 and America is at war with North Vietnam. Commanding the air calvary is Lt. Col. Hal Moore (Gibson), a born leader committed to his troops. His target: the la Drang Valley, called "The Valley of Death." As Moore prepares for one of the most violent battles in U.S. history, he delivers a stirring promise to his soldiers and their families: "I will leave no man behind...dead or alive. We will all come home together." This heroic true story of committment, courage and sacrifice also stars Madeleine Stowe, Greg Kinnear, Sam Elliott, Chris Klein, Keri Russell and Barry Pepper, We Were Soldiers is "a must-see film for our time and all time!"* *Bill Zwecker, FOX-TV

Where to Watch

Status

Released

Languages

English, French, Vietnamese

Countries

United States, Germany

Production Companies

Icon Entertainment International, Motion Picture Production GmbH & Co. Erste KG, Wheelhouse Entertainment

Budget

$75,000,000

Revenue

$114,660,784
Part Of
Cast
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Mel Gibson

Lt. Col. Hal Moore
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Madeleine Stowe

Julie Moore
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Greg Kinnear

Maj. Bruce 'Snake' Crandall
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Sam Elliott

Sgt. Maj. Basil Plumley
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Chris Klein

2nd Lt. Jack Geoghegan
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Keri Russell

Barbara Geoghegan
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Barry Pepper

Joe Galloway
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Duong Don

Lt. Col. Nguyen Huu An
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Ryan Hurst

Sgt. Ernie Savage
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Robert Bagnell

1st Lt. Charlie Hastings
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Marc Blucas

2nd Lt. Henry Herrick
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Josh Daugherty

Sp4 Robert Ouellette
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Jsu Garcia

Capt. Tony Nadal
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Jon Hamm

Capt. Matt Dillon
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Clark Gregg

Capt. Tom Metsker
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Desmond Harrington

Sp4 Bill Beck
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Blake Heron

Sp4 Galen Bungum
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Erik MacArthur

Sp4 Russell Adams
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Dylan Walsh

Capt. Robert Edwards
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Mark McCracken

Capt. Ed 'Too Tall' Freeman
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Edwin Morrow

Pfc. Willie Godboldt
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Brian Tee

Pfc. Jimmy Nakayama
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Sloane Momsen

Cecile Moore
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Bellamy Young

Catherine Metsker
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Simbi Khali

Alma Givens (as Simbi Kali Williams)
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Jim Grimshaw

Maj. Gen. Henry Kinnard
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Forry Smith

Sfc. Carl Palmer
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Steven Nelson

Sp5 Charlie 'Doc' Lose
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Vincent Angell

Capt. Robert 'Doc' Carrera
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Michael Tomlinson

Col. Tim Brown
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Keith Szarabajka

Diplomatic Spook
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Tim Abell

Army Intelligence Officer
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Patrick St. Esprit

General in Hallway
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Mike White

Sfc. Bob White, Mortar Sergeant (as Michael John White)
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Daniel Roebuck

Medevac CO
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Maia Lien

Army Wife
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Dan Beene

Cab Driver (as Danny Beene)
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Taylor Momsen

Julie Moore
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Joshua McLaurin

Greg Moore (as Josh McLaurin)
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Devon Werkheiser

Steve Moore
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Luke Benward

David Moore
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Billinjer C. Tran

Viet Minh Sergeant
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Vien Hong

Mr. Nik
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Joseph Tran

NVA Prisoner
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Joseph Hieu

NVA Officer
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Lam Nguyen

NVA Soldier with Bayonet
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Diep Bui

NVA Wife (as Zoë Bui)
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Andrew Wallace

French Bugler
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Nicholas Hosking

French Captain
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Michael Giordani

French Lieutenant
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Shepard Koster

Reporter (as Shep Koster)
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Kate Lombardi

Reporter
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Ingrid Semler

Reporter
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Jason Powell

Sgt. Robert Stokes
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Doug C. Cook

Capt. Ray Lefebvre
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Sean Bunch

Trooper on Fire (as Sean Thomas Bunch)
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F. Lee Reynolds

Chopper Crewman
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Stephen Zapotoczny

Edwards' Radio Operator
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Frank Kostenko Jr.

Foxhole Trooper
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Ben Allison

Lt. Cochran (uncredited)
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Brian Carpenter

Sec. of Defense Robert McNamara (uncredited)
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Chris Cate

Soldier (uncredited)
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Cliff Fleming

Capt. Jon Mills (uncredited)
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Brendan Ford

Jump Coordinator (uncredited)
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Kelli Franklin

Mrs. Charlie Hastings (uncredited)
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Christian Gibson

Soldier (uncredited)
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Justin Gordon

French Officer (uncredited)
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Lyndon Johnson

Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
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Derrell Keith Lester

Black Private (uncredited)
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Will Klipstine

Private Davey (uncredited)
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Matthew Lang

1st Lt. John Arrington (uncredited)
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Danny Le Boyer

Sergeant (uncredited)
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Matt Mangum

Pvt. Soprano (uncredited)
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Johnny Nguyen

Young NVA Lieutenant (uncredited)
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Randy Oglesby

Lt. Col. List (uncredited)
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Jonathan Parks Jordan

White Private (uncredited)
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John Paul Rice

Pvt. John Henry (uncredited)
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Keni Thomas

Sergeant (uncredited)
Crew
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Harold G. Moore

Writer
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Randall Wallace

Director
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Joseph L. Galloway

Writer
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Randall Wallace

Writer
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Disc Releases
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We Were Soldiers

(DVD)

8/20/2002

Disc Title Front Cover

We Were Soldiers

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8/19/2003

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Disc Title Front Cover

We Were Soldiers

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8/1/2006

Disc Title Front Cover

We Were Soldiers

(Blu-ray)

1/23/2007

Disc Title Front Cover

We Were Soldiers

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD, Low))

1/8/2013

Disc Title Front Cover

We Were Soldiers

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

8/29/2017

Disc Title Front Cover

We Were Soldiers

(Blu-ray)

Disc Title Front Cover

We Were Soldiers

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

1/23/2007

Disc Title Front Cover

We Were Soldiers

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

8/20/2002

Disc Title Front Cover

We Were Soldiers

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

8/19/2003

Disc Title Front Cover

We Were Soldiers

(DVD)

1/8/2013

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