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Dear America: Letters Home From Vietnam (TV Movie)

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Tookey's Rating
9 /10
Average Rating
9.60 /10
David Brinkley, Fred DeBrine, Edwin Newman
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Directed by: Bill Couturie
Written by: Bill Couturie, based on the book edited by Bernard edelman

Released: 1987
Origin: US
Length: 87


Real letters from American soldiers in Vietnam are illustrated with documentary footage of the war.

Reviewed by Chris Tookey

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Classic documentary, and perhaps the ultimate statement on the Vietnam war. Although star actors including Willem Dafoe (pictured) read the letters, they don't overdo the histrionics. Excellent.

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