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The Thin Red Line

Rating:R (for realistic war violence and language)
Genre:Drama, Action/Adventure
Release Date:January 15, 1999
Running time:146 minutes
Cast:Sean Penn, Adrien Brody, Jim Caviezel, Ben Chaplin, George Clooney
Director:Terrence Malick
Producer:Robert Michael Geisler
Writer:James Jones, Terrence Malick
Distributor:20th Century Fox

Description: THE THIN RED LINE tells the story of a group of men, an Army Rifle company called C-for-Charlie, who change, suffer and ultimately make essential discoveries about themselves during the fierce World War II battle of Guadalcanal. The story takes place as Army troops are moved in to relieve battle-weary Marine units. It follows their journey, from the surprise of an unopposed landing, through the bloody and exhausting battles that follow, to the ultimate departure of those who survived.

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