Hacksaw Ridge (2016)

8.38 / Rated by 4 people

Biography
Drama
History
War
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139 min.
Plot  As a young boy, Desmond Doss nearly kills his younger brother Hal. This experience and his Seventh-day Adventist upbringing reinforce Desmond's belief in the commandment "Thou shalt not kill". Years later, Doss takes an injured man to the hospital and meets a nurse, Dorothy Schutte. The two begin a relationship and Doss tells Dorothy of his interest in medical work.

After the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Doss is motivated to enlist in the Army and intends to serve as a combat medic. His father Tom, a troubled World War I veteran, is deeply upset by the decision. Before leaving for Fort Jackson, he asks for Dorothy's hand in marriage and she accepts.

Doss is placed under the command of Sergeant Howell. He excels physically but becomes an outcast among his fellow soldiers for refusing to handle a rifle and train on Saturdays. Howell and Captain Glover attempt to discharge Doss for psychiatric reasons but are overruled, as Doss' religious beliefs do not constitute mental...
  

Director(s)

Cast

Andrew Garfield
Desmond Doss
Vince Vaughn
Sergeant Howell
Sam Worthington
Captain Jack Glover
Luke Bracey
Smitty Ryker
Hugo Weaving
Tom Doss
Ryan Corr
Lieutenant Manville
Teresa Palmer
Dorothy Schutte
Rachel Griffiths
Bertha Doss
Richard Roxburgh
Colonel Stelzer
Firass Dirani
Vito Rinnelli

Others

All Titles

Hacksaw Ridge
English Original Title

Release Dates

United States
04.11.2016

Language

English
Japanese

Updates

hassan rated Hacksaw Ridge (2016) with 10.0 stars / 15.03.2017

Onur rated Hacksaw Ridge (2016) with 8.0 stars / 21.02.2017

McBilek rated Hacksaw Ridge (2016) with 8.0 stars / 01.02.2017



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