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Ted Kotcheff continues his First Blood fervor with Uncommon Valor. Gene Hackman stars as Cal Rhodes, a former Marine Colonel who has been getting the run-around for ten years from the government concerning the disappearance of his son and his buddies - all Marines who enlisted years prior and served in Vietnam. Rhodes' son was last seen in Laos, where he was fighting in the war and captured as a POW. When word gets back to Rhodes that the men may still be alive and held in prison camps, but the government still has the men listed as missing in action, Rhodes decides to take matters into his own hands. Contacting an old friend, oil baron MacGregor (Robert Stack), Rhodes is granted financial backing to form his own incursion force. He assembles a crack team of men, puts them through an intensive period of training. and heads back with them into the Laotian jungles to search for the MIAs. ~ Paul Brenner, Rovi

Cast

Gene Hackman
as Col. Rhodes
Robert Stack
as MacGregor
Fred Ward
as Wilkes
Reb Brown
as Blaster
Randall "Tex" Cobb
as Sailor
Patrick Swayze
as Scott
Harold Sylvester
as Johnson
Tim Thomerson
as Charts
Charles Aidman
as Sen. Hastings
Todd Allen
as Frank Rhodes
Jeremy Kemp
as Ferryman
Tad Horino
as Mr. Ky
Ken Farmer
as Jail Guard
Le Tuan
as Guard
Barret Oliver
Jan Triska
as Gericault
Darwyn Carson
as Secretary
Bruce Barbour
as Helicopter Pilot
Sherry Hursey
Gloria Stroock
as Mrs. MacGregor
Gail Strickland
as Mrs. Helen Rhodes
Steven Solberg
John Reilly
Michael Dudikoff
as Blaster's Assistant
Constance Forslund
as Mrs. Charts
Julie Cobb
Juan Fernandez
as Orderly
Jane Kaczmarek
as Mrs. Wilkes

Crew

Ted Kotcheff
Director
John Milius
Producer
Buzz Feitshans
Producer
Ted Kotcheff
Screenwriter
Joe Gayton
Screenwriter
Ric Waite
Cinematographer
Stephen H. Burum
Cinematographer
James Horner
Composer (Music Score)
Mark Melnick
Editor
Wings Hauser
Associate Producer
Ted Kotcheff
Executive Producer
John H. Anderson
Set Designer
Joe Kenworthy
Sound/Sound Designer
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