Title : Flags of Our Fathers
Genre : War, Drama, History
Cast : Ryan Phillippe (John 'Doc' Bradley), Adam Beach (Corporal Ira Hayes), Jesse Bradford (Corporal Rene Gagnon), John Benjamin Hickey (Sergeant Keyes Beech), John Slattery (Bud Gerber), Barry Pepper (Sergeant Mike Strank), Jamie Bell (Private Ralph Ignatowski), Paul Walker (Sergeant Hank Hansen), Robert Patrick (Colonel Chandler Johnson), Neal McDonough (Captain Dave Severance), Melanie Lynskey (Pauline Harnois Gagnon), Chris Bauer (General Alexander Vandegrift), Gordon Clapp (General Holland Smith), Judith Ivey (Belle Block), Joseph Cross (Private Franklin Sousley), Benjamin Walker (Harlon Block), Alessandro Mastrobuono (Corporal Chuck Lindberg), Stark Sands (Gust), Ann Dowd (Mrs. Strank), Beth Grant (Mother Gagnon), Brian Kimmet (Sergeant Boots Thomas), Jason Gray-Stanford (Lieutenant Harold Schrier), David Rasche (Senator), James Newman (Local Politician), Beth Tapper (Bar Car Beauty), Shakti Shannon (Bar Car Beauty #2), Scott Eastwood (Lundsford), Michael Cumpsty (Secretary Forrestal), David Patrick Kelly (President Harry S. Truman), Jon Polito (Borough President), Erica Grant (Secretary)
Movie Plot : There were five Marines and one Navy Corpsman photographed raising the U.S. flag on Mt. Suribachi by Joe Rosenthal on February 23, 1945. This is the story of three of the six surviving servicemen – John 'Doc' Bradley, Pvt. Rene Gagnon and Pvt. Ira Hayes, who fought in the battle to take Iwo Jima from the Japanese.