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Johnny Got His Gun

Johnny Got His Gun(1971)

Also Known As: Dalton Trumbo's Johnny Got His Gun |

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Brief Synopsis

A disfigured veteran struggles with memories of the past while trying to communicate.

Cast & Crew

Donald Barry Jody Simmons
Timothy Bottoms Joe Bonham
Craig Bovia Little guy
Peter Brocco Ancient prelate
Kendell Clarke Hospital official
Eric Christmas Corporal Timlon
Robert Cole Orator
Maurice Dallimore British colonel

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  GP Premiere Info:  World premiere at Cannes Film Festival: 14 May 1971; Atlanta Film Festival showing: 26 Jun 1971; New York opening: 4 Aug 1971
Release Date:  1971 Production Date:  A Bruce Campbell Production
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Color/B&W:  Black and White, Color (Eastmancolor) Distributions Co:  Cinemation Industries, Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Robert Rich Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  110-112 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  12    

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  • WoW!

    Sas 2009-07-19

    What a haunting, memorable film. Besides being an anti-war film, it is a study on alienation and problems with disabled people or those with dementia who... MORE>

  • An Unsettling Feeling

    Stacey 2009-07-17

    I was flabbergasted when I saw this film on tv last. I saw it at the theater when I was 11 years old. Needless to say I was much too young to see it much... MORE>

  • Oh, Were it not True

    Rick 2009-07-09

    Cheryl T summed it up pretty well. I first became aware of the book in high school before the movie was made. I graduated in 1967. I used it for a... MORE>