Dear America: Letters Home From Vietnam Poster

Release Date: May 1st, 2006

DVD Release Date: November 1st, 2005

PG-13|1 hr 27 min

Plot Summary
During the Vietnam War, numerous U.S. soldiers wrote to friends and loved ones who were waiting back home for their safe return. This documentary takes a deeper look into the letters that were sent from battle from 1954 to 1975. Various actors read the letters, creating a moving narrative, accompanied by still photographs, archived war footage and relevant news stories of the Vietnam War. As the letters are read, we get a detailed insight into what American soldiers were experiencing.

Director: Bill CouturiƩ

Genres: Documentary

Keywords: Death, Emotional, Wife, 1960s, 1970s, Moving, Sacrifice, Mother, Soldier, Father, Love