Born on the Fourth of July | 1989

Drama, War
Paralyzed in the Vietnam War, Ron Kovic becomes an anti-war and pro-human rights political activist after feeling betrayed by the country for which he fought.
Director: Oliver Stone
Awards: 2 Oscar wins. Another 6 wins & 10 nominations | full awards »

Cast

... Ron Kovic

Actor

... Young Ron Kovic

Actor

... Charlie

Actor

... Recruiting Sergeant

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... Donna

Actor

... Young Donna

Actor

... Mr Kovic

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... Steve Boyer

Actor

... Young Steve Boyer

Actor

... Tommy Kovic

Actor

... Young Tommy Kovic

Actor

... Legion Commander

Actor

Company

Astro Sheet Metal

Production Company

Production Company

Bonhard's Nursery

Production Company

Charlie Wright Ltd

Production Company

Cinema Research Corporation

Production Company

Department of National Defense

Production Company

Synopsis

True story of Ron Kovic, a Marine wounded in Vietnam, covering his life from childhood in New York, through his 1964 enlistment and tour of duty in Vietnam, to his harrowing stay at a veterans hospital in the Bronx and eventual transformation into a well-known anti-war activist.

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