Peace Center of Delaware County First-Friday Free Large Screen Film Series - July 6, at 7p.m., BORN ON THE FOURTH OF JULY
BORN ON THE FOURTH OF JULY
(1989, 145 mins. Rated R for war violence, repeated coarse and obscene language, sexual situations, and brief nudity.)
Directed by Oliver Stone, film tells true story of Ron Kovic from All-American boy and high school athlete to Marine,facing the horror of the war in Vietnam.
Kovic,portrayed by Tom Cruise,returns home from Vietnam paralyzed from the chest down and, with nightmarish memories, becomes an anti-war leader which he remains to this day.
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