Platoon Leader ★★ 1987 (R)
A battle-drenched portrait of a West Point lieutenant in Vietnam. When he first arrives, he must win the trust of his men, who have been on their tours for a much longer time. As time goes on, he slowly becomes hardened to the realities of the brutal life in the field. Made on the heels of the widely acclaimed “Platoon,” but it doesn't have the same power. Norris is martial arts king Chuck Norris' brother. 97m/C VHS . Michael Dudikoff, Brian Libby, Robert F. Lyons, Rick Fitts, Jesse Dabson, William (Bill) Smith, Michael Delorenzo; D: Aaron Norris; W: R.J. Marx; M: George S. Clinton.