Tough, sharp saga focusing on the plight of a group of young Marine recruits and their experiences training for and fighting in Vietnam. Stan Shaw is the tough leader of the squad that includes womanizing wiseguy Michael Lembeck, athlete-turned-druggie Andrew Stevens, hippie Craig Wasson, and James Canning, a writer chronicling his experiences. With R. Lee Ermey, Scott Hylands, and Noble Willingham. 126 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English; Subtitles: English (SDH); audio commentary; photo gallery; theatrical trailer.