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Bat 21

R| 1 hr. 45 min.

Plot Summary
Lt. Col. Iceal Hambleton (Gene Hackman) is shot down behind enemy lines during the waning days of the Vietnam War. His only connection to the outside world is through radio transmission with Capt. Bartholomew "Bird-Dog" Clark (Danny Glover), a pilot who helps him craft an escape plan and maintain his sanity. Lacking survival skills and unfamiliar with the harsh terrain in Vietnam, Hambleton is forced to fight for his life as he witnesses the shocking horrors of war.

Cast: Gene Hackman , Danny Glover , Jerry Reed , David Marshall Grant , Clayton Rohner , Erich Anderson , Joe Dorsey ,

Director: Peter Markle

Genres: Action

Distributor: MGM/UA Home Entertainment Inc., TriStar Pictures

Bat 21 (1988)

Release Date: August 30th, 2002|1 hr. 45 min.

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