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Statementcompiled by Victoria E. Johnson.
LC ClassificationsIN PROCESS (ONLINE)
The Physical Object
Pagination77 p. ;
Number of Pages77
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1985336M
LC Control Number90600581

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Hollywood’s failure to participate imaginatively in America’s war against Vietnam has been often noted: only one wartime film, John Wayne’sGreen Berets(), took as its primary subject the combat in Southeast films of the period use the war as background or premise for characters and situations located within some other, non-Vietnam context. A thorough description of the South Vietnam Collection, its contents, condition, and historical background can be found in Sarah Rouse's article, "South Vietnam's Film Legacy," in Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television. v. 6, no. 2 (), Ms. Rouse is a film and television . Vietnam: A Television History; Vietnam Weekly Report. Appendix I: The Embassy of South Vietnam Collection; Appendix II: Guidelines for Viewing Films and Videotapes. List of Films, Ctd. DAYS OF DECISION. See: VIETNAM THE TEN THOUSAND DAY WAR, Episode 6: Days of Decision. DEAN RUSK. See: THE TWENTIETH CENTURY: Man of the Month: Dean Rusk. The Vietnam conflict is often referred to as the “first television war.” Film from Vietnam was flown to Tokyo for quick developing and editing and then flown on to the United States. Important stories could be transmitted directly by satellite from Tokyo. There has been much discussion of the way television brought battles directly to American living rooms, but in fact most television.

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  Vietnam War Books: Fiction The Sympathizer by Viet Thang Nguyen. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, this debut novel could fit into half a dozen genres of Vietnam war books from war narrative to immigrant story, from mystery to political, from Author: Tracy Shapley. Emphasis is also placed on the role of film and television as the book examines movies such as The Deer Hunter and Apocalypse Now and TV series such as M*A*S*H. In weaving together the political 5/5(1). The presidencies of Kennedy and Johnson, the events of Vietnam, Watergate and other historical events unfold through the perspective of an Alabama man with an IQ of 75, whose only desire is to be reunited with his childhood sweetheart/10(M). This book discusses the evolution of U.S. animation from militaristic and violent to liberal and pacifist and the role of the Vietnam War in this development. The book chronologically documents theatrical and television cartoon studios’ changing responses to U.S. participation in the Vietnam War between and , using as evidence the array of artistic commentary about the federal government, the 3/5(1).