Good Morning Vietnam Cast (1987)
Good morning, Vietnam is a film that belongs to the genre of comedy and drama. Which tells the story of Adrian Cronauer (Robin Williams) a disc jockey from the Service of Radio of the Armed Forces of the United States of North America, who is sent to Vietnam during the war to raise the morale of the troops of his country.
The film is set in the Vietnam War during the year of 1965, is directed by the renowned and acclaimed director, screenwriter, actor, filmmaker and American producer, Barry Levinson. It has the excellent performance of the late actor Robin Williams, who was nominated for an Oscar (best actor) in 1987 for his performance in the film.
It is noteworthy to mention that the film Good morning, Vietnam has stellar performances, apart from having actors of the likes of Robin Williams, such as:
· Forest Whitaker as Edward Garlic
· Tung Thanh Tran as Tuan
· Chintara Sukapatana as Trinh
· Bruno Kirby as Lieutenant Steven Hauk
· Robert Wuhl as Marty Lee Dreiwitz
· JT Walsh as Sergeant. Mayor Dickerson
· Noble Willingham as General Taylor
· Richard Edson as Pvt. Abersold
· Richard Portnow as Dan “The Man” Levitan
· Floyd Vivino as Eddie Kirk
· Juney Smith as Sergeant Phil McPherson
· Củ Bà Nguyễn as Jimmy Wah
· The American actor Robin Williams was nominated for an Oscar (for best actor) award for his performance. He was the winner of a Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Movie – Comedy / Musical.
· Forest Whitaker also won as best foreign actor; a Sant Jordi Prize for his work in Good morning, Vietnam.
· In the year of 1987 the film Good morning, Vietnam became the fourth highest grossing film in the United States.
· The ASCAP awards gave Alex North winner for best original music to the film Good morning, Vietnam.
· The Association, American Film Institute added in the year 2000 to the film Good morning, Vietnam to the list “AFI 100 years.”
· Good morning, Vietnam also won a distinction for best film of the Political Film Society for Peace and won a nomination for a BAFTA Award in the category of Best Sound.
· Good Morning, Vietnam was named by AMC as one of the 20 best war movies in history.