Tom Hanks, Tom Sizemore, Dennis Farina, Max Martini
Steven Spielberg (Director), Robert Rodat (Screenplay)
Released: Jul. 24th, 1998
Runtime: 2 hours, 49 minutes
As U.S. troops storm the beaches of Normandy, three brothers lie dead on the battlefield, with a fourth trapped behind enemy lines. Ranger captain John Miller and seven men are tasked with penetrating German-held territory and bringing the boy home.
Film trivia It's become legend now that the film's action, and in particular that opening invasion of Omaha beach, was so realistic and vivid that men who had actually experienced it found it immensely powerful, sometimes overly so.