With the Tet Offensive looming, a grizzled U.S. sergeant (R. Lee Ermey) and his tough second (Wings Hauser) leading a jungle patrol come upon a perimeter facility in near-complete disarray. The soldiers have no choice but to help prepare the firebase and make a stand against the imminent Viet Cong onslaught. Effective Vietnam actioner also stars Mark Neely. 95 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.