Combat Shock(Movie, 1986)

| 1h 32min | Genres: Drama, Thriller, Horror, War
Combat ShockRating: 3.2/5 (with 1616 votes)
Combat Shock is a 1986 exploitation war drama film written, produced, and directed by Buddy Giovinazzo and starring his brother Rick Giovinazzo in the lead role. The film was distributed by Troma Entertainment. The plot of the film takes place in Staten Island, and follows an unemployed Vietnam veteran named Frankie Dunlan living in total poverty with his nagging wife and his baby (who is deformed due to Frankie having been exposed to Agent Orange that the US was spraying as a defoliant over Vietnam) and junkie friends. Unable to get a job and surrounded by the depravity of urban life and crime, he begins to lose his grip on sanity.The film received mixed reviews when it was released. ()
Movie poster of Combat Shock

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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 1h 31min
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 1h 31min
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 1h 31min
Also available at on: DVD

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About Combat Shock

A dangerously disturbed Vietnam veteran struggles with life 15 years after his return home, and slowly falls into insanity from his gritty urban lifestyle.

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Plays in: Staten Island
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 7 languages: German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Dutch (NL), Russian (RU), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 05/14/1986 (World premiere: 05/01/1986)
Screenwriter: Buddy Giovinazzo
Film Editor: Buddy Giovinazzo
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"After Vietnam"
"Fuerza en combate"
"Powojenny szok"
"American Nightmare"

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:232626, Added: 04/30/2018, Last updated: 04/22/2021