The two are separately sent to Vietnam Nam and Al's face is badly burned when a grenade goes off next to him. Birdy crash lands right in the center of battle and amidst all the death and flames, looses his mind and thinks he's a bird. Birdy is hospitalized and doesn't speak only stares out the window. While Al is healing, he tries to help save Birdy from a life long sentence of insanity.
Man Nicholas Cage has a 12 pack in this movie.
Director: Alan Parker
Writers: Alan Parker, Sandy Kroopf, Jack Behr
Producer: Alan Marshall