Combat Shock (Fuerza en combate)
Combat Shock (Fuerza en combate) (1986)

This violent film follows the miserable life of a miserable Vietnam vet as it goes from awful, to disgusting, to almost ludicrous (the life and the film). First the vet helps slaughter the inhabitants of a village during the war and then he… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: May 14, 1986
DVD Release Date: January 8, 1999
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Critic Score: 40% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Anton Bitel

Giovinazzo's sleazy slice of gonzo filmmaking is a gritty riposte to Reagan's yuppified American Dream.

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Dennis Schwartz
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Bleak drama.

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Bill Gibron

It's a true American original, a portrait painted in the scum, sweat, and the fears of both its subject and its supporters.

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Flixster Audience Score: 65% Flixster User Reviews
Cassandra Maples
The film opens to a flashback of the Vietnam war and in particular, one soldier's plights of that war - it is a horrible intense sequence. As the movie… More
Christopher Brown
One of the most depressing films ever made, but if watched non-stop for days becomes an amazing black comedy.
Ed Fucking Harris
In stark contrast to most of the rest of the Troma catalog this film is a bleak portrait of a war veteran, haunted by visions of war, suffering in poverty and… More
ken j
This film follows the story of a war veteran who once back from seeing some very horrible things as well as being a prisoner for two years starts to have… More