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Vietnam war veteran ron kovic's autobiography, born on the fourth of july, made into a movie starring tom cruise in 1989 contained errors, says a vet who served with kovic in the marines. Born on the fourth of july max oliver stone's docudrama about paralyzed vietnam vet ron kovic, who tries to reconcile memories of his idealistic youth with his post-war disillusionment. A blatant deconstruction of american iconography, born on the fourth of july operates more elegantly as a repudiation of masculinity the movie asks what it really means to be an american, but it’s also asking—with unexpected rawness and vulnerability, given that the director is oliver stone—what it means to be a man.
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