Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Directed by

Starring (View all)
James Woods James Woods
Richard Boyle
James Belushi James Belushi
Doctor Rock
Michael Murphy Michael Murphy
Ambassador Thomas Kelly
John Savage John Savage
John Cassady
Elpidia Carrillo Elpidia Carrillo
Tony Plana Tony Plana
Major Maximiliano 'Max' Casanova
Colby Chester Colby Chester
Jack Morgan - State Department Analyst
Cynthia Gibb Cynthia Gibb
Cathy Moore

Written by
Oliver Stone Oliver Stone
written by and
Rick Boyle Rick Boyle
(as Richard Boyle)


435 votes
1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die (1001 items)
list by upidipi
Published 7 years, 1 month ago 868 comments
128 votes
History in 100 Movies (100 items)
list by coroner
Published 7 years, 4 months ago 19 comments
117 votes
My Brilliant and Witty 2013 Movie Diary (203 items)
list by Severin Severin
Published 3 years, 4 months ago 39 comments
109 votes
Amazing Underrated Obscure Bizarre Films PART 4 (50 items)
list by JayTrotter
Published 5 years, 4 months ago 9 comments
86 votes
Listal's 100 Most Underrated Films (393 items)
list by Coby
Published 4 years, 3 months ago 81 comments

View all Salvador lists (71 more)

Salvador Videos

Georges Delerue -- Love Theme From Salvador


Added 4 years ago

View all Salvador videos

Cover art, photos and screenshots

6 votes
6 votes
1 vote
1 vote
1 vote

View all Salvador pictures (13 more)


A good movie

3 years, 4 months ago at Jan 11 22:18
For many years, Oliver Stone was a struggling director and at the time of production, he thought that this movie was going to be his last chance, having already made 'Seizure' and 'The Hand' which were both failures. However, in 1986, he made two movies which both managed to be, at least critically, successful. Of course, we all remember 'Platoon', crowned with the highest prize, in my opinion the... read more
View all Salvador reviews
A journalist, down on his luck in the US, drives to El Salvador to chronicle the events of the 1980 military dictatorship, including the assasination of Archbishop Oscar Romero. He forms an uneasy alliance with both guerillas in the countryside who want him to get pictures out to the US press, and the right-wing military, who want him to bring them photographs of the rebels. Meanwhile he has to find a way of protecting his Salvadorean girlfriend and getting her out of the country.
Release date: 23 April 1986
UPC: 044005744521
Tags: War (8), 1980s (8), Drama (8), Genocide (7), Thriller (6), Journalism (6), Photography (5), True Story (5), Vulgar (4), Political (4), Blood (4), Central America (4), Photographer (3), Death (3), Independent Film (3), Biography (3), Photojournalist (2), Nun (2), Marijuana (2), 1986 (2)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Add Review

English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

phillydude posted a image 1 month ago

Insert image

drop image here
(or click)
or enter URL:
 link image?  square?

Insert video

Format block