A US Army officer, who made a "friendly fire" mistake that was covered up, has been reassigned to a desk job. He is tasked to investigate a female chopper commander's worthiness to be awarded the Medal of Honor. At first all seems in order. But then he begins to notice inconsistencies between the testimonies of the witnesses...
- Year: 1996
- Country: United States of America
- Genre: Drama, Thriller, Mystery, War
- Studio: Davis Entertainment, Fox 2000 Pictures, Joseph M. Singer Entertainment, 20th Century Fox
- Keyword: gulf war, war veteran, politics, praise, pilot, rescue mission, dead soldier, tank, us army, medal, battlefield, behind enemy lines, military, army life
- Director: Edward Zwick
- Cast: Denzel Washington, Meg Ryan, Lou Diamond Phillips, Matt Damon, Michael Moriarty, Michole Briana White