The story of a group of men, an Army Rifle company called C-for-Charlie, who change, suffer, and ultimately make essential discoveries about themselves during the fierce World War II battle of Guadalcanal. It follows their journey, from the surprise of an unopposed landing, through the bloody and exhausting battles that follow, to the ultimate departure of those who survived.
Plot Keywords: based on novel or book, world war ii, battle assignment, invasion, marine corps, u.s. army, epic, commander, pacific, rifle, survival, jungle, infantry, steel helmet, sergeant, pacific island, soldier, battle, fighting, guadalcanal, pacific theater, anti war, awol, 1940s, philosophic conflict
|Writers||Terrence Malick, James Jones|
|Production Companies||Fox 2000 Pictures, Phoenix Pictures, Geisler-Roberdeau|
|Production Countries||Canada, United States of America|
|Spoken Languages||日本語, English|