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Taps (11-Dec-1981)

Director: Harold Becker

Writers: Robert Mark Kamen; James Lineberger; Darryl Ponicsan

From novel: Father Sky by Devery Freeman

Keywords: Drama

Bunker Hill Military Academy will close after 141 years; its land will be sold to condominium developers. After a heart attack triggered by an accidental death puts the Commandant in the hospital, cadets fulfill what they imagine his intentions are with an armed takeover of the school. Filmed at Valley Forge Military Academy in Wayne, Pennsylvania.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Ronny Cox
23-Jul-1938   Lt. Bogomil in Beverly Hills Cop
Tom Cruise
3-Jul-1962   Flamboyant Scientologist
Giancarlo Esposito
26-Apr-1958   Gus Fring on Breaking Bad
Evan Handler
10-Jan-1961   Taps, Ransom
Earl Hindman
20-Oct-1943 29-Dec-2003 Elusive neighbor on Home Improvement
Timothy Hutton
16-Aug-1960   Ordinary People
Sean Penn
17-Aug-1960   Fast Times at Ridgemont High
George C. Scott
18-Oct-1927 22-Sep-1999 Patton


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