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As U.S. troops storm the beaches of Normandy, three brothers lie dead on the battlefield, with a fourth trapped behind enemy lines. Ranger captain John Miller and seven men are tasked with penetrating German-held territory and bringing the boy home.
MPAA Rating R
Release Date 1998-07-24
Runtime 169 minutes
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ivette_baez shared a tip "In my opinion, the best war film ever made."
jody_schouest shared a tip "One of the best WWII movies!"
jody_schouest shared a tip "Wow"
kimberly_thorn shared a tip "To be honest, I need to re-watch it. It's been awhile, but Tom Hanks is an easy sell for me on most movies he's in 😊"
ray_sager_4897 shared a tip "A must see! Totally worth watching..."
julie_rucker shared a tip "The only movie I’ve ever watched that had me in tears for 30 minutes AFTER I left the theater."
robert_myatt shared a tip "A gritty war movie with some of the best set design and cinematography put to film."
megan_steinberger shared a tip "That's really hard, I don't think I can pick one in specific, but probly the bridge right after the first met Ryan"
pablo_schmitt shared a tip "Best war movie to date. Though Band of Brothers was on another level. But I believe was inspiring to both Hanks and Spielberg ."
jared_miller_9378 shared a tip "This should be required viewing so we never forget and never disrespect are freedom."
barbara_moore_948 shared a tip "Great movie. Lots of gore as the story plays out."
aniko_tr shared a tip "Masterpiece!"
michael_hall_8852 shared a tip "It was just a wonderful movie from beginning to end Tom Hanks has come along way."
ct-5597_jesse shared a tip "When the American and the German threw helmets at each other lol"
lawrence_brien shared a tip "Loved this movie, Tom Hanks and the whole cast did a brilliant job."
chandler_elkins shared a tip "Yes very realistic feel"
accidental_ampersand shared a tip "I’d say beat ww2 series."
kenzie_ink shared a tip "10 out of 10. Must watch."
ron_mock shared a tip "Yes......hacksaw ridge... excellent true story"