An American Story (1992)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Ensemble Film, Political Drama, Psychological Drama  |   Run Time - 97 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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This fact-based drama centers on a sextet of WW II soldiers who are hailed as heroes upon their return to their hometown in Texas. Trouble follows when the vets unite to overthrow the town's corrupt politicians. They make a plan, but it is nearly derailed by the group leader's social-climbing wife and her father.

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disillusionment, war, against-the-system, ambition, con/scam, corruption, courage, friendship, government, homecoming, veteran [military]