The sheriff who is very power hungry can not touch Garner, so he sets up his son in order to get to him. The local sheriff a slightly sadistic 'Boss Hawg' has issues and throws the son in a prision camp. Nobody'll know about it; we'll keep it as quiet as possible. After relocating his family - and his prized restored Sherman tank - to a small Georgia town, Sargeant Major Zack Carey James Garner butts heads with the local sheriff. I like this movie because, its a story about a man whose son was being treated wrongly by the mayor and sheriff of this town. Miller Tom Hanks and Pvt.
Storyline: Tank 1984 Sergeant Major Zak Carey is serving what is his final tour of duty at an Army base in Clemens, Georgia. Johnson, satisfied, turns to one of his cooks. Our boys are growing up in a strictly protected manner where swear words are not an option on the daily menu. When all other attempts to handle the situation fail, Zack opts to free Billy from jail with his own vintage tank, setting off an escalating conflict. I want you to volunteer for some. I just don't want it to ever get to that point! The sheriff arrests his son on a trumped up drug charge. When the sheriff arrests Carey's son on trumped-up drug charges to get back at Carey, Carey takes an Army tank from the base and busts his son our of jail, effectively going to war with the sheriff.
But either way I'm gonna see some tanks rollin' outta here to stop that maniac! Sheriff Buelton: He stole a goddamn tank! One of the most popular war movies of all time ends with Capt. It doesn't stop this happening, the authority to do so must come from the United States Constitution or Act of Congress and usually comes from the direction of the President of the United States. Relatively early in the film, Gen. When all other attempts to handle the situation fail, Zack opts to free Billy from jail with his own vintage tank, setting off an escalating conflict. Until the sheriff of a little town put his only son into jail of a crime he hadn't done.
But there have been very few tank war movies. The Russians deal with survival, a crazed commander, and harsh conditions. Zak happens to own a vintage Sherman tank and busts the son out of jail. Now, I just got back from the Governor's office. So maybe it was a war movie. That's when they arrest his son on trumped up drug charges.
This is a breach of etiquette, do you understand? The was the first war film to focus on tanks and the sorts of battles that they fought. They're goin' down in flames and you're gonna help me do it! Before Zak can fix it, his wife tries to get a lawyer for their son but this only pushes the Sheriff to send their son to a prison farm. I guess the main reason I like it is because he took steps to correct the wrong doings of a power hungry Mayor and sheriff. She steals a tank and uses it to battle a giant corporation that controls the world's dwindling water resources. When Zack clashes with the local deputy, he incurs the wrath of corrupt sheriff Cyrus Buelton G.
This classic 80's movie may be predictable and a bit cheesy, but it's laugh-out loud fun. Motorcyclists and the crowd save the day…of course. A few racial insults may also be heard. This does not include any housing allowance, bonuses, etc. Erwin Rommel at El Guettar, Tunisia.
The Posse Comitatus Act mentioned in the movie is a real life American statute first assented in 1878. With some work, Tank could have worked. I especially loved James Garner. The movie is a rather dark with prostitution which leads to the prostitute being whipped for disobeying , racism, and a sheriff willing to shoot unarmed civilians. Again, this isn't really a war movie, but it does have a tank and a battle. Cyrus refuses to surrender Billy, and Zack decides to take justice into his own hands and rescue his son with his tank. It's supposed to be a comedy.
Now, I've tried to keep this inside this office- you're bein' dull! I really enjoyed this film and recommend it for others; especially guys and gals who have proudly worn the uniform of the United States Army. Zak doesn't like the way the Army keeps the base and the bar is not what he's accustomed to. The actor who played the Governor of Georgia, Wallace Wilkinson 1927-2001 , shared his name, but no relation, with a man who would be Governor of Kentucky three years after the film's release, Wallace G. It held my interest all the way through. Buy it or rent it; then sit back with a snack and enjoy it. If you've ever experienced a fantasy about dealing effectively with bullies and uncouth individuals in positions of power, this will be your kind of entertainment.