An Officer and a Gentleman1982

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An Officer and a Gentleman
Directed by:
Taylor Hackford

Directed by Taylor Hackford, "An Officer and a Gentleman" (also known as "Offizier und Gentleman, Ein", "Ufficiale e gentiluomo") is a Drama/Romance film, released on July 28 of 1982 in the USA . Richard Gere and Debra Winger are starring, alongside David Keith, Robert Loggia, Lisa Blount and Lisa Eilbacher.

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Who directed "An Officer and a Gentleman":

An Officer and a Gentleman was directed by Taylor Hackford, an American producer, director, and writer.

Before making An Officer and a Gentleman, Taylor Hackford had directed The Idolmaker, released in 1980. Since, he directed Against All Odds, released in 1984, Everybody's All-American (1988), Bound by Honor (1993), Dolores Claiborne (1995), The Devil's Advocate (1997), and Ray (2004).

What was the release date of "An Officer and a Gentleman":

An Officer and a Gentleman was first released on Wednesday, July 28, 1982, in the United States.. This was thirty-seven (37) years ago.

It has been released on Sunday, January 16, 1983 in France; Friday, March 25, 1983 in Germany; Friday, January 14, 1983 in Italy; Thursday, February 24, 1983 in Australia and on Saturday, December 18, 1982 in Japan.

What is the casting of "An Officer and a Gentleman":

At the casting of An Officer and a Gentleman we find Richard Gere, previously seen in American Gigolo (1980) and Yanks (1979); Debra Winger (French Postcards (1979), Thank God It's Friday (1978)); David Keith (Back Roads (1981), Brubaker (1980)) [ more... ]

  • Tony Plana and Lisa Eilbacher can both be seen in Live Wire, released in 1992.
  • Grace Zabriskie and David Keith can both be seen in A Family Thing, released in 1996.
  • Lisa Blount and Grace Zabriskie also appeared in Chrystal, released in 2004.

What is the Storyline of "An Officer and a Gentleman":

Zachary "Zack" Mayo (Richard Gere) has been living in the Philippines with his father Byron (Robert Loggia), an alcoholic U.S. Navy chief boatswain's mate, since early adolescence, after Zack's mother committed suicide. Hoping to put his life on a different path, Zack signs up for the Navy's Aviation Officer Candidate School (AOCS) to become a Navy pilot.

Zack and his fellow AOCs are "welcomed" by their head drill instructor, Marine Gunnery Sergeant Emil Foley (Louis Gossett, Jr.). Foley makes it [...]

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