The Best Documentaries About Vietnam Films
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The Best Documentaries About Vietnam

List Criteria: Documentary films about the Vietnam War

There have been many documentaries about the Vietnam War and the plethora of controversies that surrounded it. What are the best documentaries about the Vietnam War? This list, ranked by the community, has the best films that will educate you about the era and the war.
 
The films featured on this list cover a variety of topics about the Vietnam War, ranging from the history behind what brought the United States into the war, controversies and conspiracy theories involving the United States government’s role, behind the scenes details about victims who were affected by the devastations of the war, and even the impact that the Vietnam War still has to this day on all countries involved. No matter what aspect of the Vietnam War you're interested in, there is sure to be a documentary on this list for you!
 
This list features the best Vietnam War documentaries, including: The Anderson Platoon, The Uncounted Enemy, Going Upriver and Far From Vietnam. Vote for your favorite docs today and add any great films about the Vietnam War that aren't included.
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    The World of Charlie Company 1970

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    Vietnam, Long Time Coming 1998

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    Year Zero: The Silent Death of Cambodia 1979

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    Unclaimed 2013

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    Virtual JFK 2008

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    new! 17th Parallel: Vietnam in War 1968

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    A Face of War 1968

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    The Man Nobody Knew 2011

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    The Fog of War 2003

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    Vietnam: the Ten Thousand Day War 1980

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    A Touch of Home: the Vietnam War's Red Cross Girls 2007

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    Westmoreland V. CBS 1982

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    Enemy Image 2005

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    Four Hours in My Lai 1989

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    This Hour Has Seven Days 1964

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    In the Shadow of the Blade 2004

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    Vietnam: The Last Battle 1995

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    Sad Song of Yellow Skin 1970

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    Benefit of the Doubt 1967

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    Stolen Honor 2004

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    The Wall That Heals 1997

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    Unfinished Symphony: Democracy and Dissent 2001

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    The Disappearance of McKinley Nolan 2010

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    Investigation of a Flame 2003

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    Gene Boy Came Home 2007

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    F.T.A. 1972

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    Winter Soldier 1972

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    Into Harm's Way 2012

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    The War at Home 1979

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    In the Year of the Pig 1968

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    Vietnam Requiem 1984

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    Bomb Harvest 2007

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