The Hanoi Hilton (1987)


Lionel Chetwynd's film documents the horrific struggles that faced American POWs held in the North Vietnamese prison Hoa Lo -- more infamously known as the Hanoi Hilton -- between 1964 and 1975. Williamson (Michael Moriarty) leads a group of American servicemen who are prisoners at the detention camp. He assumes command after Cathcart (Lawrence Pressman) is dragged off to be tortured.

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Viooz Score: 6.5/10 from 8 votes
Release Date: 1987-03-27
Status: Released
Run time: 126 min / 2:6
Production Studio : Cannon Group, Golan-Globus Productions
Production Country: United States of America

The Hanoi Hilton Casts

Michael Moriarty
as Williamson
John Edwin Shaw
as Mason
Ken Wright
as Kennedy
Paul Le Mat
as Earl Hubman
Lawrence Pressman
as Cathcart
Stephen Davies
as Miles
David Soul
as Oldham
Doug Savant
as Ashby
Jeffrey Jones
as Fischer
John Vargas
as Oliviera
Rick Fitts
as Turner
Scotty Sachs
as Soles
John Diehl
as Murphy
Jesse Dabson
as Rasmussen
Bruce Fairbairn
as Shavik
James Acheson
as Cummins

The Hanoi Hilton Crew

Camera Mark Irwin Director of Photography
Sound Ron Bartlett Sound Editor
Sound Jimmy Webb Original Music Composer
Costume & Make-Up Richard La Motte Costume Design
Production Menahem Golan Producer
Production Yoram Globus Producer
Directing Lionel Chetwynd Director
Writing Lionel Chetwynd Writer
Production Perry Bullington Casting
Editing Penelope Shaw Editor
Art R. Clifford Searcy Production Design
Art Carol Rosselman Art Direction
Art Ian Cramer Set Decoration
Sound John Duvall Foley Editor
Crew Lloyd Hamlett Special Effects