In the fall of 1963, Eddie Birdlace is an 18-year-old Marine Corps volunteer who is about to ship out with three of his buddies for a tour of duty in Vietnam. Planning a massive blowout for their last night in San Francisco, Eddie, his buddies, and a number of other Marines set up a contest they call a "dogfight."
- Year: 1991
- Country: United States of America
- Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
- Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures
- Keyword: vietnam war, san francisco, california, love, u.s. marine, woman director, 1960s
- Director: Nancy Savoca
- Cast: River Phoenix, Lili Taylor, Richard Panebianco, Anthony Clark, Mitchell Whitfield, Holly Near