Last Flag Flying

Lists: Drama, Comedy

Brief Synopsis: "Thirty years after serving together in the Vietnam War, Larry "Doc" Shepherd, Sal Nealon and the Rev. Richard Mueller reunite for a different type of mission: to bury Doc's son, a young Marine killed in Iraq. Forgoing burial at Arlington National Cemetery, Doc and his old buddies take the casket on a bittersweet trip up the coast to New Hampshire. Along the way, the three men find themselves reminiscing and coming to terms with the shared memories of a war that continues to shape their lives."

Overall Ranking: 1680 (Rank from 2017: # 68)

Adjusted* Rating:
(lowest rating dropped)

Ratings Breakdown
(The Mixed Bag)

Buttery 40%
Regular 20%
Half-Popped 20%
Stale 20%
Burnt 0%


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David Baruffi88(full review)
Silver Screen Riot Matt Oakes85(full review)
Dan O'Neill80(full review)
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People Involved

  • Steve Carell (Larry Doc Shepherd)
  • Bryan Cranston (Sal Nealon)
  • Laurence Fishburne (Reverend Richard Mueller)
  • Yul Vazquez (Colonel Wilits)
  • Cicely Tyson (Mrs. Hightower)
  • J. Quinton Johnson (Washington)
  • Deanna Reed-Foster (Ruth)
  • Richard Robichaux (Anorak)
  • Jerry Lee Tucker (Raincoat)
  • Dontez James (DAFB Guard)
  • Richard Barlow (Angry Father)
  • Graham Wolfe (John Redman)
  • Jeff Monahan (OToole)
  • Tammy Tsai (Mother (Irene))
  • Jane Mowder (Rental Truck Employee)
  • Cathy ODell (Grieving Mother)
  • Richard Linklater (Director)