The Thin Red Line

1998, Movie, R, 166 mins

The Thin Red Line
Call it the anti-Saving Private Ryan: Terrence Malick's graceful, chaotic adaptation of James Jones' 1962 novel about the bloody, attenuated campaign to take Guadalcanal Island in 1942-43 (he also wrote From Here to Eternity), is an intensely internalized portrait of external pandemonium, a slippery, insidiously haunting work of poetry rather than brilliantly realized pulp. It most closely resembles APOCALYPSE NOW, both in its vaguely hallucinatory ambiance and because it's set on the Pacific front: Malick's soldiers are as out of place in the jungle as Coppola's, and the scenery's riotous beauty makes the sudden bursts of bloody violence just that li...
Released: 1998 Rated: R Length: 166 mins

Are You Watching?

The Thin Red Line
Loading ...

Where To Watch

The Thin Red Line
ONLINE
Where Price
Amazon Instant Video$3.99
Amazon Instant Video$12.99
Amazon Instant Video$9.99
Amazon Instant Video$2.99
ON TV
Where When
Loading..
ON DEMAND
Where Availability
Availability dates vary by video service provider. Please check your On Demand menu.
ON DVD
Where Price
NetflixSubscription
Netflix$$$
Amazon$28.72

The Thin Red Line Clips & Interviews view all

The Thin Red Line (Trailer 1)
The Thin Red Line
The Thin Red Line
The Thin Red Line

more The Thin Red Line videos

TV GUIDE Users' Most Popular