We Were Soldiers

We Were Soldiers

  • R
  • 2002
  • 138 min
  • USA, Germany
  • action, drama, history

The story of the first major battle of the American phase of the Vietnam War and the soldiers on both sides that fought it.

Director: Randall Wallace

Screenwriter: Randall Wallace

Stars: Mel Gibson, Greg Kinnear, Madeleine Stowe

The war cliches are laid on a bit thick, but the movie succeeds at putting a human face on soldiers of both sides in the Vietnam War.


Main Cast


Producer: Randall Wallace, Bruce Davey, Stephen McEveety

Editor: William Hoy

Casting: Amanda Mackey, Cathy Sandrich

Director Of Photography: Dean Semler

Original Music Composer: Nick Glennie-Smith

Costume Design: Michael T. Boyd

Executive Producer: Jim Lemley, Arne Schmidt

Associate Producer: Eveleen Bandy, William Hoy

Production Design: Thomas E. Sanders


Tagline: 400 U.S paratroopers. 4,000 Vietnamese soldiers. 12,000 miles away from home. 1 man led them into battle.

Genres: action, drama, history, war

Certificate: R

Categories: vietnam war, army


Year: 2002

Runtime: 138 min

Country: USA, Germany

Language: English, Vietnamese, French

Color: Color

Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1

Sound Mix: DTS-ES, Dolby Digital EX, SDDS