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PG| 2 hr. 6 min.

Plot Summary
Bunker Hill Military Academy has been targeted by real estate developers for demolition. The students, outraged at the thought of their school being turned into condominiums, vow to fight back. Led by Cadet Maj. Brian Moreland (Timothy Hutton), they stage a school-wide rebellion that ends with them in charge of the campus. After winning over the headmaster (George C. Scott), Brian and his fellow cadets, Alex (Sean Penn) and David (Tom Cruise), face their toughest battle yet -- with the Army.

Cast: Timothy Hutton , George C. Scott , Ronny Cox , Sean Penn , Tom Cruise , Brendan Ward ,

Director: Harold Becker

Genres: Drama

Taps (1981)

Release Date: January 1st, 1981|2 hr. 6 min.

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'Taps' at 30: Where Are They Now?

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Gary Susman on Dec 9th, 2011 9:20AM

Back when 'Taps' debuted 30 years ago (on December 9, 1981), the venerable George C. Scott got top billing, even though he appears in very little of the film; the actual star of this drama of...

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