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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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    Ellen Burstyn, Tom Berenger, Brian Dennehy

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    Donald Sutherland

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    The World of Charlie Company

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    The Camden 28

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    Bernard Fresson

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    Vietnam, Long Time Coming

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    Year Zero: The Silent Death of Cambodia

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    Regret to Inform Barbara Sonneborn

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    Verna Bloom

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    Virtual JFK

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    A Face of War

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    The Man Nobody Knew

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    Unclaimed

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    Vietnam: the Ten Thousand Day War

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    Vietnam: The Last Battle John Pilger

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    The Fog of War

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    17th Parallel: Vietnam in War

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    Vietnam Requiem Peter Thomas

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    F.T.A. Peter Boyle, Jane Fonda, Paul Mooney

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    Winter Soldier Michael Oliver

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    The War at Home

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    Into Harm's Way

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    In the Year of the Pig

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    In the Shadow of the Blade

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    Four Hours in My Lai

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    This Hour Has Seven Days

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

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    Westmoreland V. CBS

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    Stolen Honor

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    Gene Boy Came Home

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    The Disappearance of McKinley Nolan

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    The Wall That Heals Louis Gossett, Jr.

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    Soldiers in Hiding

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    Investigation of a Flame

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    Unfinished Symphony: Democracy and Dissent

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    Sad Song of Yellow Skin

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    Enemy Image

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    Benefit of the Doubt Glenda Jackson, Michael Williams, Peter Brook

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    Oh, Saigon

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    Bomb Harvest

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