12 certificateTaps is a Film programme that first aired in 1981 and has been classified a 12 certificate.

Taps is a 3 star programme


Taps (1981)

Directed by
Harold Becker

Siege drama set in an American military training academy, with a variety of fresh-faced stars as the rebellious young recruits and George C Scott as the school's influential head. Timothy Hutton stars as the leader of the students who decides to occupy the college when plans for its closure are mooted.

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Genre: Film

Running Time: 100 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1981

3/5 Stars

Classification: 12 Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Colour


George C. Scott...General Harlan Bache
Image for Timothy HuttonTimothy Hutton...Cadet Major Brian Moreland
Image for Ronny CoxRonny Cox...Col. Kerby
Image for Sean PennSean Penn...Cadet Captain Alex Dwyer
Image for Tom CruiseTom Cruise...Cadet Captain David Shawn
Brendan Ward...Charlie
Evan Handler...Edward West
John P. Navin Jr....Derek Mellott
Billy Van Zandt...Bug
Image for Giancarlo EspositoGiancarlo Esposito...Cadet Captain J.C. Pierce
Donald Kimmel...Billy Harris
Tim Wahrer...Cadet Major John Cooper
Tim Riley...Hulk
Jeff Rochlin...Shovel
Rusty Jacobs...Rusty