We Were Soldiers - similar movie recommendations

We Were Soldiers (2002)

Probably the most solid Vietnam war movie since the classics from the ’80’s, ‘We Were Soldiers’ evolves around the harrowing story of 450 American soldiers surrounded by a North Vietnamese army division of 4,000 men.

IMDb6.0 (59,091 ratings)
DirectorRandall Wallace
CastMel Gibson, Madeleine Stowe, Greg Kinnear, Sam Elliott
Country United States
TopicVietnam War
Rotten Tomatoes63%

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