The Hanoi Hilton Trailer

The Hanoi Hilton Trailer (1987)

"For Americans captured in Vietnam, one war ended. Another was about to begin." 27 March 1987 Drama, War 126 mins

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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Michael Moriarty

as Williamson

Ken Wright

as Kennedy

Paul Le Mat

as Earl Hubman

David Soul

as Oldham

Doug Savant

as Ashby

Jeffrey Jones

as Fischer

John Vargas

as Oliviera

Rick Fitts

as Turner

John Diehl

as Murphy

Jesse Dabson

as Rasmussen

James Acheson

as Cummins


Mark Irwin

Mark Irwin Cinematography

Jimmy Webb

Original Music Composer

R. Clifford Searcy

R. Clifford Searcy Production Design

Carol Rosselman

Carol Rosselman Art Direction

Ian Cramer

Ian Cramer Set Decoration

Richard La Motte

Richard La Motte Costume Design

Ron Bartlett

Ron Bartlett Sound Editor

Lloyd Hamlett

Lloyd Hamlett Special Effects

Mark Irwin

Mark Irwin Director of Photography

International Releases Dates

Germany 01 December 1987

France 17 June 1987

Netherlands 05 November 1987

United States 27 March 1987

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