Vietnam War Films
More Than 600 Feature, Made-for-TV, Pilot and Short Movies, 1939–1992, from the United States, Vietnam, France, Belgium, Australia, Hong Kong, South Africa, Great Britain and Other Countries
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About the Book
This is the filmography. There are 137 Vietnamese films not before noted in the literature. The French coverage is of course comprehensive. As for the U.S., the so-called covert Vietnam films (Soldier Blue, Little Big Man, etc.) that treat the war in an indirect or allegorical way are covered in addition to the mainstream movies.
Each entry includes title, alternate titles, year of release, country, studio, credits (director, producer, screenplay, editor, music, cast), availability on video, major themes, plot synopses, and critical commentary on the film and its relevance to Vietnam. The cooperation of the Office of the General Secretary of the Vietnamese Filmmakers’ Association and the Vietnamese material from the years 1959 through 1989.
About the Author(s)
Edited by Jean-Jacques Malo and Tony Williams
Format: softcover (7 x 10 in 2 vols.)
Bibliographic Info: 128 photos, appendices, bibliography, index
Copyright Date: 2012 
Table of Contents
Acknowledgments and Notes on the Contributors ix
Southeast Asia in the French Cinema xvii
The War and Vietnamese Films xxiii
The Filmography 1
A: Chronology of Films 501
B: Countries of Origin 505
C: Directors and Their Films 508
D: Writers and Their Films 514
E: Selected Actors and Their Films 524
F: Films Deserving Further Research 536
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“comprehensive scope and international outlook…. Inclusion is far-reaching…none [of the competition] is as extensive…a worthy selection”—Booklist; “most comprehensive…recommended”—Choice; “highly recommended”—Classic Images; “exhaustive…the analysis accompanying each film is excellent”—C&RL News; “ground-breaking”—Third World Resources; “insightful”—Reference & Research Book News.