Rules of Engagement

2000 • Rated R • 127 minutes

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Samuel L. Jackson stars as Terry Childers, a decorated Marine Corps colonel who orders his troops to fire on civilians during an uprising in a war-torn Middle Eastern nation. Faced with court-martial, Childers' only hope is his old friend Hayes Hodges (Tommy Lee Jones), a lawyer who owes his life to Terry. Blair Underwood, Bruce Greenwood, Ben Kingsley, Anne Archer and Guy Pearce costar in this drama from director William Friedkin ("The Exorcist," "To Live and Die in L.A.").


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