Southern Comfort

Southern Comfort (1981)

It's the land of hospitality... unless you don't belong there.

  • Genre: Action, Thriller
  • Release Date: 1981-09-25
  • User Rating: 7/10 from 140 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 45min
  • Language: Français
  • Production Company: Cinema Group Ventures
  • Production Country: Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Director:
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From 140 Ratings


A squad of National Guards on an isolated weekend exercise in the Louisiana swamp must fight for their lives when they anger local Cajuns by stealing their canoes. Without live ammunition and in a strange country, their experience begins to mirror the Vietnam experience.

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  • Keith Carradine

    as Pfc. Spencer
  • Powers Boothe

    as Cpl. Charles Hardin
  • Fred Ward

    as Cpl. Lonnie Reece
  • Franklyn Seales

    as Pfc. Simms
  • T. K. Carter

    as Cribbs
  • Lewis Smith

    as Stuckey
  • Les Lannom

    as Casper
  • Peter Coyote

    as Poole
  • Alan Autry

    as Bowden
  • Brion James

    as Trapper
  • Allan Graf

    as Hunter
  • Sonny Landham

    as Hunter
Costume & Make-Up Tom Bronson Costume Supervisor
Writing David Giler Screenplay
Production David Giler Producer
Art John Vallone Production Design
Writing Walter Hill Screenplay
Directing Walter Hill Director
Production Judith Holstra Casting
Editing Freeman A. Davies Editor
Camera Andrew Laszlo Director of Photography
Art Robert Gould Set Decoration
Sound Ry Cooder Original Music Composer
Camera Neil Roach Camera Operator
Production William J. Immerman Executive Producer
Lighting Ross A. Maehl Gaffer
Directing Pat Kehoe First Assistant Director
Crew Bennie E. Dobbins Stunt Coordinator
Writing Michael Kane Screenplay
Costume & Make-Up Michael Germain Makeup Artist
Sound Wylie Stateman Sound Editor
Sound Rick Kline Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Donald O. Mitchell Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Bob Newlan Assistant Sound Editor
Sound Randy Kelley Sound Editor
Sound Jim Henrikson Music Editor
Sound Gordon Ecker Supervising Sound Editor
Crew Lyla Foggia Unit Publicist
Directing Mary Ann Newfield Script Supervisor
Sound Stan Gilbert Dialogue Editor
Crew Lawrence J. Cavanaugh Special Effects
Camera James Zenk Still Photographer
Costume & Make-Up Dagmar Loesch Hairstylist
Editing Jack Hooper Negative Cutter
Camera James Etheridge Camera Operator
Sound Bill Nicholson Sound Re-Recording Mixer