Purple Hearts
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This tale of doomed romance set against the backdrop of the Vietnam War was the last in a string of box office disappointments from director Sidney J. Furie before he struck gold again with Iron Eagle (1986). Ken Wahl stars as Dr. Don Jardian, a Navy medical officer assigned to duty in Vietnam. Jardian is no flag-waving patriot, however; the reluctant warrior is just biding his time until he can return stateside and start a lucrative private practice. Then he meets and falls in love with Deborah Solomon (Cheryl Ladd), a devoted nurse who at first keeps the handsome doctor at bay, disgusted by… More
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"Well intentioned but ultimately disappointing Vietnam War romantic melodrama."
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
"A romance story set in Vietnam that misses the mark completely."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
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