Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam (1987)

Director
Bill Couturié

Main cast
Ellen Burstyn; Tom Berenger; J. Kenneth Campbell; Richard Chaves; Josh Cruze

Genres
Documentary, War

Description
Feature-length documentary film featuring real-life letters written by American soldiers, sailors, airmen, and Marines during the Vietnam War to their families and friends back home. Archive footage of the war and news coverage thereof augment the first-person "narrative" by men and women who were in the war, some of whom did not survive it. Written by Jim Beaver


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