A Case of Honor is a war drama set during the Vietnam War. It follows a group of prisoners led by Sgt. Joseph 'Hard' Case (Timothy Bottoms) as they escape captivity and attempt to make their way out of the brutal Vietnamese jungle. They have been held captive more than ten years. Along the way, they meet a group of prostitutes who are also determined to flee the country. The soldiers promise to help them get out alive. As part of their journey they come across an abandoned plane, and they take it upon themselves to try to learn to fly it to escape. The movie was released in 1991 and was produced by the Eastern Film Management Corporation. Some critics describe A Case of Honor as the one of the most underrated war movies of its time. It will stay with viewers long after seeing it for the first time.