The Boys in Company C Movie Review Summary

Actors: Stan Shaw, Micheal Lembeck, Andrew Stevens and R. Lee Ermy

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A motley assortment of young men are caught up in the turmoil of the Veitnam war and learn to rely on each other to survive. From the trials of boot camp at MCRD San Diego to their depolyment in Veitnam, these men develop a special bond of trust in each other, and also become cynical of the war they are fighting. From the elusive enemy VC to the high ranking officers who direct the war, the Marines learn that not everything they are told is true, and the real enemy is sometimes who they would least expect.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 30%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 20%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 50% Time/Era of Movie:    -   1960's-1970's War Thriller    -   Yes Armed Forces:    -   Marines Specific to    -   Vietnam

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   infantry soldier Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Black (American) Unusual characteristics    -   Super muscles! (man)


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   West Jungles?    -   Yes Jungles    -   heat/bugs Misc setting    -   fort/military installation

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   non-gory references to death/punishment Kind of violence:    -   land battles    -   amphibious landings    -   guns Unusual forms of death    -   perforation--bullets Any profanity?    -   A lot of foul language Is this movie based on a    -   book

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