DVD 114 mins IMDB 5.7
PG-13 (Parental Guidance)
Red Dawn
MGM/UA (1984)
In Collection
#65

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Action, Adventure, Drama, War
USA  /  English

Patrick Swayze Jed Eckert
C. Thomas Howell Robert Morris
Charlie Sheen Matt Eckert
Lea Thompson Erica
Powers Boothe Col. Andy Tanner
Darren Dalton Daryl Bates
Jennifer Grey Toni
Roy Jenson Samuel Morris
Ben Johnson Mr. Mason
Lois Kimbrell Mrs. Mason
Brad Savage Danny
Doug Toby Aardvark
Harry Dean Stanton Mr. Eckert

Director John Milius
Producer Sidney Beckerman; Buzz Feitshans; Barry Beckerman
Writer John Milius; Kevin Reynolds

It's not your typical day at school when paratroopers start landing in the yard. The United States is suddenly invaded by Soviet and Cuban troops. In Colorado, high school students Matt (Charlie Sheen), Toni (Jennifer Grey), and Erica (Lea Thompson) rush home where their parents give them rifles and supplies and tell them to hide out in the mountains until it's over. But when it seems the invasion is here to stay, some of the students decide to fight back. Calling themselves the "Wolverines", after their high school team mascot,they are led by Jed (Patrick Swayze) and his brother Robert (C. Thomas Howell). While all the adults are kept in prisoner camps, the young rebels stage guerilla attacks against the enemy while they wait for help to arrive.

Edition Details
Barcode 027616699824
Region Region 1
Release Date 1/25/2001
Packaging Keep Case
Screen Ratio Fullscreen (4:3)
Widescreen (16:9)
Subtitles English; English (Closed Captioned); French; Spanish
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital Surround [English]
Dolby Digital Surround [French]
Layers Dual Side, Dual Layer
Nr of Disks/Tapes 1
Personal Details
Links IMDB

Storage Device
Disc 1 CD/DVD Case: 61c

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