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Women of Valor (1986)


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  • Actors: Susan Sarandon, Kristy McNichol, Alberta Watson, Valerie Mahaffey, Suzanne Lederer
  • Directors: Buzz Kulik
  • Writers: Jonas McCord
  • Producers: Buzz Kulik, Carol Davies, Jonas McCord, Philip L. Parslow
  • Format: Color, Full Screen, NTSC
  • Language: English (PCM Stereo)
  • Region: All Regions
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Rated: PG (Parental Guidance Suggested)
  • Studio: Simitar Ent.
  • DVD Release Date: March 10, 1998
  • Run Time: 100 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B000006479
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #268,390 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)
  • Learn more about "Women of Valor (1986)" on IMDb

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This was a movie I had watch with my Dad.
Movie addict
I think it shows that women as well as men played an important part in war also and they should be recognized for it.
J. Wiese
Plus it should get a few "good guy" points from your girlfriend!!
Drew Ament

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21 of 21 people found the following review helpful By Cheryl Meril on October 19, 2002
Format: DVD
I disagree on many points with the 1 star reviewer of this noble film about women and their valiant contributions as war nurses during WWII.
I believe this movie had strong performances and that it is a significant one in how few movies portray a women's experience and view of war. For this reason, trashing this movie isn't fair. Sure, it isn't a "great" war film and some of the portrayals of Japanese aren't realistic and even laughable. However, I have to say that this movie clearly stated in the beginning it was a fictional account and was created in order to show how valiant many women acted during war. The one star reviewer was unfair in their assessment of this movie as a result. Acting needs to be considered when making such a review and he did not factor that in fairly in their overall rating.
I treasure this movie, especially Kristy McNichol's performance. This movie is between a 3-5 depending on how one chooses to view it. I give it a 5 because of its unique message and content, and because the acting was superb. Anyone who gives it under 3 stars perhaps is more upset at how men are portrayed in this film -- not a typical depiction in a war movie. Men are sometimes humiliated, but really they only humiliate themselves.
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10 of 11 people found the following review helpful By Drew Ament on March 18, 2001
Format: DVD
I am am glad she did. Not only should "women everywhere" be inspired by the valor the women potray in this movie, but men should be inspired as well. Based on a true story, this movie will truely entertain, and make you realize that not only men fight wars. (Plus it should get a few "good guy" points from your girlfriend!!)
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By Orvetta on February 5, 2011
Format: VHS Tape
I saw this movie many many years ago and it left a lasting impression on me. All these years later the title is still etched in my heart. This movie will inspire you to withstand any trial.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By mahoneko on August 16, 2009
Format: DVD
This film is not too bad, especially considering it was made for TV. Although the English is 1980's rather than 1940's and the movie is not entirely accurate, the movie has sympathetic characters on both sides and a reasonable story line. You won't feel you wasted your time watching it. Not too many war movies have a female focus, and although the men are shown to be fairly helpless, in this situation they largely were.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Doc Domino on July 22, 2014
Format: DVD
As a Combat Wounded Vietnam Vet I have a remarkable appreciation for field nurses (man or woman). I received 11 units of blood while still in the field in 45 minutes. I suppose that makes me biased in my revue of this film. I can't see why this film would be knocked. It is not my intention to speak ill of those who were not patriotically moved by this movie; my intension is -- to recommend it to all.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Deborah Cassey on March 27, 2013
Format: DVD Verified Purchase
This is a dramatic film that gives a indepth look into what women went through to serve this country during World War 2. Even though the movie is not based on fact it does expose conditions and acts of courage that women really did take part in and never got the credit for. It shows the true courage of women and what they are willing to put themselves to in the name of duty and for country.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Robyn B. Mcgorm on April 16, 2012
Format: DVD
Susan Sarandon plays a fantastic role that everybody played there roles so convincingly that it's so real, You were in the movie with them, The story is of action, determination to survive and live to tell their story. It's about the war in the Pacific, Not overdone and I have given it an A plus. It's a must see not knowing whats going to happen next, sitting on the edge of your seat suspense, This movie would make a difference to your feelings about war and the sacrifices that was made for our future. A marvellous dvd to watch sitting on your favourite chair with a few munchies and a drink, Great show to share with your comfort pillow next to you. I strongly recommend this movie to all and I will not ruin it by telling you everything about it. So enjoy and get with it now.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By fanforlife on July 20, 2011
Format: VHS Tape Verified Purchase
Wonderful quality VHS from this seller. This tape is exactly as described and plays great! This movie was a favorite of mine and I had hoped to find a quality tape. I would buy from again!
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