Danger Close: The Battle of Long Tan

movie details

Director:
Kriv Stenders
Cast:

Luke Bracey, Richard Roxburgh, Travis Fimmel, Nicholas Hamilton, Daniel Webber, Anthony Hayes, Alex England

Release:
08/08/2019
Length:
118 Mins
Genre:
Drama / Action
Distributor:
Transmission Films

synopsis

Outnumbered. Outgunned. Never Out Of Courage.

 

August 18, 1966. Late Afternoon. South Vietnam. For three and a half hours, in the pouring rain, amid the mud and shattered trees of a rubber plantation called Long Tan, Major Harry Smith and his dispersed company of 108 young and mostly inexperienced Australian and New Zealand soldiers are fighting for their lives. They're holding off an overwhelming enemy force of 2,500 battle-hardened Viet Cong and North Vietnamese soldiers. With their ammunition running out, their...