A military strategist’s aircraft is shot down in Vietnam while on an aerial reconnaissance mission. Having never received combat training, he is ill-prepared for survival, but due to the efforts of a rescue pilot he is able to hold out until the next day, when he is finally rescued.


Première: 21 oktober 1988
Directed By: Peter Markle
Music composed by: Christopher Young
Written By: William Charles Anderson
Ticketsales: 3,1 miljoen USD


Gene Hackman: Lt. Col. Iceal Hambleton
Danny Glover: Capt. Bartholomew ‘Bird-Dog’ Clark
Jerry Reed: Col. George Walker
David Marshall Grant: Ross Carver
Clayton Rohner: Sgt. Harley Rumbaugh