Good Morning, Vietnam

Radio funny man Adrian Cronauer is sent to Vietnam to bring a little comedy back into the lives of the soldiers. After setting up shop, Cronauer delights the G.I.s but shocks his superior officer, Sergeant Major Dickerson, with his irreverent take on the war. While Dickerson attempts to censor Cronauer’s broadcasts, Cronauer pursues a relationship with a Vietnamese girl named Trinh, who shows him the horrors of war first-hand.

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Film Cast:

  • Adrian Cronauer: Robin Williams
  • Edward Montesque Garlick: Forest Whitaker
  • Tuan: Tung Thanh Tran
  • Trinh: Chintara Sukapatana
  • Lt. Steven Hauk: Bruno Kirby
  • Marty Lee Dreiwitz: Robert Wuhl
  • Sgt. Major Dickerson: J. T. Walsh
  • Gen. Taylor: Noble Willingham
  • Pvt. Abersold: Richard Edson
  • Phil McPherson: Juney Smith
  • Dan ‘The Man’ Levitan: Richard Portnow
  • Jimmy Wah: Cu Ba Nguyen
  • Censor #1: Dan Stanton
  • Censor #2: Don Stanton
  • Eddie Kirk: Floyd Vivino
  • Viet Cong Leader in Jungle: Vanlap Sangko
  • Viet Cong Leader in Jungle: Sangad Sangkao
  • Etudiant vietnamien: Kien Chufak
  • Convoy Soldier: Christopher Mangan

Film Crew:

  • Casting: Louis DiGiaimo
  • Production Design: Roy Walker
  • Director: Barry Levinson
  • Producer: Mark Johnson
  • Editor: Stu Linder
  • Original Music Composer: Alex North
  • Costume Design: Keith Denny
  • Art Direction: Steve Spence
  • Writer: Mitch Markowitz
  • Producer: Larry Brezner
  • Director of Photography: Peter Sova
  • Set Decoration: Tessa Davies
  • Hairstylist: Mike Lockey
  • Makeup Artist: Eric Allwright

Movie Reviews:

  • r96sk: Good, if a little underwhelming.

    Robin Williams (Adrian) is in strong form, while it’s amusing to see a less experienced Forest Whitaker (Edward) in a rather dorky role. ‘Good Morning, Vietnam’ all makes for satisfactory viewing thanks to Mr. Williams’ humour, even if I didn’t have a great deal of interest in the plot et al.

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