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A squad of National Guards on an isolated weekend exercise in the Louisiana swamp must fight for their lives when they anger local Cajuns by stealing their canoes. Without live ammunition and in a strange country, their experience begins to mirror the Vietnam experience.

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Directed by

Walter Hill

Written by

David Giler (Screenplay)
Walter Hill (Screenplay)
Michael Kane (Screenplay)

Runtime

105 minutes

Country

United States of America, United Kingdom, Switzerland

Language

English

Tagline

It's the land of hospitality... unless you don't belong there.

Cast

Keywords

murder swamp violence gore soldier survival wilderness louisiana bayou cajun national guard poacher trap animal killing joke military excercise

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