• ‘The Last Full Measure's Mark Damon On War Drama's Journey & Why This May Be His Last Picture As Producer

    25 days ago - By Deadline

    EXCLUSIVE: Producer and international sales veteran Mark Damon's latest film, The Last Full Measure, releases domestically via Roadside Attractions on about 600 screens this Friday. The drama is based on the true story of Vietnam War hero William H Pitsenbarger, a U.S. Air Force pararescueman who saved nearly 60 men in the Army's 1st Infantry...
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  • ‘The Last Full Measure' Film Review: Sebastian Stan Investigates an Unheralded War Hero

    25 days ago - By The Wrap

    About 30 minutes into Todd Robinson's new Pentagon film, “The Last Full Measure,” you begin to fear that it will be just another political office drama centered around powerful men puffing out their chests and stepping on each other to get ahead. (You know, like “The West Wing,” but futile).
    But once it gets past the smug banter between colleagues, the film, inspired by actual events, finally shifts towards something far more meaningful: Vietnam war veterans struggling with PTSD and their relationship with heroism.
    It's an intriguing bait-and-switch that is first presented through glimpses...
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  • Peter Fonda Got Emotional Seeing His Final Film ‘The Last Full Measure' A Month Before He Died

    25 days ago - By The Wrap

    Just a month before he died, Peter Fonda attended a screening of what would be his final film that opens this weekend, “The Last Full Measure.” When director Todd Robinson saw Fonda at the screening, he sensed something about the legendary actor was off.
    Fonda plays a Vietnam war vet in “The Last Full Measure,” and last summer Robinson hosted a screening for the cast, crew and some of the real life subjects on whom the film is based. When Robinson tried to speak with Fonda at the event though, he got only a feeble wave in return and noticed Fonda had tears in his eyes.
    “I said let's get...
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