Nov 21, 2012 · Storyline The city of Spokane, Washington is awakened by a North Korean paratrooper invasion. Marine Corps veteran Jed Eckert and his civilian brother, Matt, escape with a group of friends to an isolated cabin in the woods, where they witness the execution of their father at the hands of the ruthless Captain Cho.
- Dan Bradley
- 3 min
Aug 10, 1984 · It is the dawn of World War III. In mid-western America, a group of teenagers band together to defend their town, and their country, from invading Soviet forces.
- John Milius
- 2 min
Red Dawn is a 1984 American action film directed by John Milius, with a screenplay by Kevin Reynolds and Milius. It stars Patrick Swayze, Charlie Sheen, C. Thomas Howell, Lea Thompson, Jennifer Grey, Ben Johnson, Harry Dean Stanton, Ron O'Neal, William Smith, and Powers Boothe.
In Red Dawn, a city in Washington state awakens to the surreal sight of foreign paratroopers dropping from the sky - shockingly, the U.S. has been invaded and their hometown is the initial target.
- adventure, action
Jan 19, 2017 · Red Dawn is noteworthy for being the first movie released with the PG-13 rating, created by the MPAA after public outcry over violent content in the PG-rated Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom ...
- adventure, action
Red Dawn is a paranoid cold-war cautionary tale that presents us not with a rosy alternative past, but with an ominous vision of the future, metaphorically plopping a piece of Russian-occupied Afghanistan into America's back yard.
- MGM/UA STUDIOS
Red Dawn is a 2012 American action film directed by Dan Bradley. The screenplay by Carl Ellsworth and Jeremy Passmorea is a remake of the 1984 film of the same name. The film stars Chris Hemsworth, Josh Peck, Josh Hutcherson, Adrianne Palicki, Isabel Lucas, and Jeffrey Dean Morgan.
Red Dawn (1984) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more.
Trailer for the 1984 classic Red Dawn. Avenge Me, WOLVERINES! It is the dawn of World War III. In mid-western America, a group of teenagers bands together to...
- 2 min
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- John Milius rewrote the script of Red Dawn. Kevin Reynolds wrote Red Dawn while still a student at USC film school. MGM optioned the script and asked Milius to direct it.
- Milus had a very unique way of auditioning actresses for the film. Red Dawn co-casting director Jane Jenkins explained that Milius would ask each auditioning actress “What would happen if you were in the wilderness and you were starving?
- Red Dawn was described as "the most violent movie ever made." After the movie was released in 1984, The National Coalition on Television Violence deemed Red Dawn “the most violent movie ever made.”
- Milius put Patrick Swayze in charge of Red Dawn's cast.