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We Were Soldiers

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In Theaters: March 1, 2002

R | Action, Adventure, Drama | 2h 17m

We Were Soldiers

Recounting the true story of one of the most savage battles in U.S. history, Lt. Col. Hal Moore (Gibson) and 400 of his men touched down on November 14, 1965, at a clearing in Ia Drang Valley, Vietnam - - a place known as "The Valley of Death" -- and found themselves surrounded by 2,000 North Vietnamese soldiers.

Based on the book We Were Soldiers Once... and Young by Hal Moore and Joseph Galloway.
Cast: Mel Gibson, Barry Pepper, Madeleine Stowe, Sam Elliott, Greg Kinnear, Chris Klein, Keri Russell, Desmond Harrington, Luke Benward, Jon Hamm, Robert Bagnell, Josh Daugherty, Erik MacArthur
Director: Randall Wallace
Studio: Paramount Pictures
Producer(s): Bruce Davey, Randall Wallace, Stephen McEveety
Writer(s): Randall Wallace
Official Site: www.weweresoldiers.com