Hacksaw Ridge Movie Facts

4 of the most interesting Hacksaw Ridge facts you didn't know about. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Hacksaw Ridge movie message.

After WWI veteran William Doss (Hugo Weaving) saw Harold Doss in his new WWII uniform, his mouth starts shaking while putting words together. This symptom is one of many others displayed by victims of severe PTSD.
After WWI veteran William Doss (Hugo Weaving) saw Harold Doss in his new WWII uniform, his mouth starts shaking while putting words together. This symptom is one of many others displayed by victims of severe PTSD.

The medic pinned the used morphine shots to the unconscious soldier's lapel so that they wouldn't accidentally receive a second dose and risk death from asphyxiation

Hacksaw Ridge Hidden Facts

After Doss spends all night lowering the injured, he wraps cloth around his palms because of the rope burn

Hacksaw Ridge poster
Hacksaw Ridge poster

Hacksaw Ridge Plot

World War II American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Hacksaw Ridge. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Biography, Drama, History, War
Director Mel Gibson
Production Summit Entertainment
Stars Andrew Garfield, Richard Pyros, Jacob Warner, Milo Gibson
IMDB score 8.1