Once in a great while a movie comes along that truly grips and uplifts its audiences. Such a movie is "An Officer And A Gentleman," a timeless tale of romance, friendship and growth. Loner Zack Mayo (Richard Gere) enters Officer Candidate School to become a Navy pilot and in thirteen tortuous weeks he learns the importance of discipline, love and friendship. Louis Gossett, Jr. won an Academy Award(R) for his brilliant portrayal of the tough drill instructor who teaches Zack that no man can make it alone. And while Gossett tries to warn the young officer about the local girls who will do anything to catch themselves pilot husbands, Zack eventually learns to love one (Debra Winger) while his fellow candidate, a memorable character portrayed by David Keith, struggles with a very different fate. "An Officer And A Gentleman" is a rich and satisfying story with moving performances that will stay with you long after the film has ended.
DVD Special Features: Audio Commentary, Featurettes: "'An Officer And A Gentleman': 25 Years Later", "Return To Port Townsend", "True Stories Of Military Romance", "The Music Of 'An Officer And a Gentleman'", "Gere and Gossett: Hand To Hand Combat", Theatrical Trailer
Other Special Features: Languages: English, French and Spanish; Subtitles: English SDH, French and Spanish