Tom Cruise, Jack Nicholson and Demi Moore star in Rob Reiner's unanimously acclaimed drama about the dangerous difference between following orders and following one's conscience. Cruise stars as a brash Navy lawyer who's teamed with a gung-ho litigator (Moore) in a politically explosive murder case. Charged with defending two Marines accused of killing a fellow soldier, they are confronted with complex issues of loyalty and honor, including its most sacred code and its most formidable warrior (Nicholson). Superbly directed with a trio of powerhouse performances and an outstanding supporting cast including Kevin Pollak, Kiefer Sutherland and Kevin Bacon.
One man is dead. Two are accused of murder. The entire Marine Corps is on trial. Hollywood heavyweights Jack Nicholson, Tom Cruise and Demi Moore ignite the screen in Rob Reiner's universally acclaimed drama about the dangerous difference between following orders and following one's conscience.