Platoon Leader

1988
  |  95 min
Rated 18 by the BBFC

Synopsis

Lieutenant Jeff Knight (Michael Dudikoff) is thrust into battle in Vietnam, with only an academic knowledge of combat to serve him. As he leads his wary troup of eighteen men through their manoeuvres, he soon realises that they are facing a Vietcong force of several hundred men, and he has to prove his leadership to his new men and learn the rules of the jungle if they are to survive.