The Pentagon Wars

1998, Movie, R, 103 mins

The military bureaucracy takes it on the chin in this comedy, made for HBO and based on the true story of an Army weapons project that spent a staggering amount of money on a vehicle that didn't work. Crisply directed by Richard Benjamin, THE PENTAGON WARS delivers its best punches subtly.

In 1983, Air Force Lt. Col. James Burton (Cary Elwes) is assigned to oversee the testing of new military hardware at an Army testing post under Major General Partridge (Kelsey Grammer). Alerted by an anonymous phone caller, Burton learns that, despite efforts by Partridge's staff to distract him, tests on the Bradley Fighting Vehicle were done with ammunition that wouldn't de...

Released: 1998 Rated: R Length: 103 mins

Are You Watching?

The Pentagon Wars
Loading ...

Where To Watch

The Pentagon Wars
Where Price
This movie is not yet
available online.
Where When
Where Availability
Availability dates vary by video service provider. Please check your On Demand menu.
Where Price
This movie is not yet available
on dvd.

The Pentagon Wars Clips & Interviews view all

The Pentagon Wars: 8/12/2007

more The Pentagon Wars videos

TV GUIDE Users' Most Popular