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The Hanoi Hilton Details

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Lionel Chetwynd's film documents the horrific struggles that faced American POWs held in the North Vietnamese prison Hoa Lo -- more infamously known as the Hanoi Hilton -- between 1964 and 1975. Williamson (Michael Moriarty) leads a group of American servicemen who are prisoners at the detention camp. He assumes command after Cathcart (Lawrence Pressman) is dragged off to be tortured. ~ Dan Pavlides, Rovi

  • Release date:March 27, 1987

Cast

Michael Moriarty
as Lt. Comdr. Williamson
Jeffrey Jones
as Maj. Fischer
Paul Le Mat
as Hubman
Stephen Davies
as Capt. Robert Miles
Lawrence Pressman
as Col. Cathcart
Aki Aleong
as Maj. Ngo Doc (Cat)
Gloria Carlin
as Paula
John Diehl
as Murphy
Rick Fitts
as Capt. Turner
David Soul
as Maj. Oldham
Ken Wright
as Kennedy
Doug Savant
as Ashby
John Vargas
as Oliviera
Michael Russo
as Fidel the Cuban
Jesse Dabson
as Rasmussen
Bruce Fairbairn
as Shavik
James Acheson
as Cummins
Tony Markes
as Rookie
Bill Cakmis
as Considine
Le Tuan
as Militia Officer
Peter Pan
as Peasant Farmer
Augustine Lam
as Turnkey #1
Joseph Hieu
as Turnkey #2
April Tran
as Turnkey #3
Kevin Lee
as Guard
Bill Lee
as Major Ngiap
Mark Kemble
as Jesse
Ron Barker
as Production Reporter
Marii Mak
as Hanoi Hilton
Ron Barker
as Production Reporter
Peter Pan
as Peasant Farmer
Kevin Lee
as Guard
Bill Lee
as Major Ngiap
Bill Cakmis
as Considine
Augustine Lam
as Turnkey #1
Tony Markes
as Rookie
Mark Kemble
as Jesse
Joseph Hieu
as Turnkey #2
Jesse Dabson
as Rasmussen
James Acheson
as Cummins
April Tran
as Turnkey #3
Bruce Fairbairn
as Shavik
Le Tuan
as Militia Officer

Crew

Yoram Globus
Director
Menahem Golan
Director
Lionel Chetwynd
Director
Menahem Golan
Producer
Yoram Globus
Producer
Lionel Chetwynd
Screenwriter
Mark Irwin
Cinematographer
Penelope Shaw
Editor
Carol Bosselman
Art Director
Ian Cramer
Set Designer
Richard La Motte
Costume Designer
Bob Bender
First Assistant Director
Joel Glickman
Production Manager
Perry Bullington
Casting
Jimmy Webb
Conductor
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