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A Few Good Men is a american film of genre Drama directed by Rob Reiner released in USA on 11 december 1992 with Tom Cruise

A Few Good Men (1992)

A Few Good Men
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Released in USA 11 december 1992
Length 2h18
Directed by
OriginUSA
Genres Drama,    War,    Thriller,    Crime
Rating76% 3.8486753.8486753.8486753.8486753.848675

A Few Good Men is a 1992 American legal drama film directed by Rob Reiner and starring Tom Cruise, Jack Nicholson, and Demi Moore, with Kevin Bacon, Kevin Pollak, Wolfgang Bodison, James Marshall, J. T. Walsh, and Kiefer Sutherland in supporting roles. It was adapted for the screen by Aaron Sorkin from his play of the same name. The film revolves around the court-martial of two U.S. Marines charged with the murder of a fellow Marine and the tribulations of their lawyers as they prepare a case to defend their clients.

Synopsis

The film covers the court-martial of two U.S. Marines, Lance Corporal Harold Dawson and Private Louden Downey, who killed a fellow Marine, Private William Santiago, at the Guantanamo Bay Naval Base in Cuba. Santiago compared unfavorably to his fellow Marines, had poor relations with them, and failed to respect the chain of command in attempts at being transferred to another base. An argument evolves between base commander Colonel Nathan Jessup and his officers: while Jessup's executive officer, Lieutenant Colonel Matthew Markinson, advocates that Santiago be transferred immediately, Jessup regards this as akin to surrender and orders Santiago's commanding officer, Lieutenant Kendrick, to train Santiago to become a better Marine.

Actors

Tom Cruise

(Lt. Daniel Kaffee)
Demi Moore

(Lt. Cdr. JoAnne Galloway)
Kevin Pollak

(Lt. Sam Weinberg)
Kevin Bacon

(Capt. Jack Ross)
Jack Nicholson

(Col. Nathan R. Jessep)
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