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1.

We Were Soldiers

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Lt. Col. Hal Moore is the commander of the First Battalion, Seventh Cavalry. As part of the Pleiku Campaign of late 1965, Moore is assigned to action at Landing Zone X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley, an area known to be overrun by North Vietnamese troops and nicknamed "The Valley of Death." Moore soon finds himself and his men contained to an area about the size of a football field, surrounded by more than 2,000 enemy troops and engaged in the first major battle of the war. Heroism becomes the order of the day as the men refuse to yield, in spite of heavy losses of life.
DVD
2010; 2002
Clemons (Stacks)
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Journey From the Fall: Vượt Sóng

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Despite his allegiance to the toppled South Vietnamese government, Long Nguyen decides to remain in Vietnam. Imprisoned in a Communist re-education camp, he urges his family to make the escape by boat without him. His wife, son, and mother embark on the arduous ocean voyage in the hope of reaching the U.S. and freedom.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Quiet American

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A story that led to the events of the United States military involvement in Vietnam. Here, a love triangle between a British journalist, his mistress, and a mysterious CIA operative evolves into a much greater mystery that eventually leads to murder and deception.
DVD
2003; 2002
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Families of Vietnam

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Follows the daily life of two children and their families living in Vietnam. Learn about their life, family and culture as you follow them from home to school and all points in between.
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
5.

The Hanoi Hilton

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For most combat soldiers, Vietnam was a battlefield war of guns and grenades. But for thousands of American combatants, the battlefield was a dark, vermin-infested cell in a prison compound like Hoa Lo, or what the POWs called the Hanoi Hilton. Captured Navy pilot Lt. Commander Williamson knows his only defense against torture, disease and despair is an indomitable will.
DVD
2008; 1987
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Beautiful Country

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Binh has grown up not knowing his parents, an American soldier and a Vietnamese woman. In an effort to find a better life he searches for his mother in Saigon before heading to New York City and later Houston.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
7.

Nim Ŭn Mŏn Kot e

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The story is about an average rural housewife who, with the sole aim of tracking down her husband, becomes a singer. This is love story set amid the Vietnam War.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
8.

Dust of Life

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Shortly after the fall of Saigon, internal disruption further destroyed North and South Vietnam. Northern soldiers are convinced the Southern population has become corrupted by imperialistic ideas. Determined to change the Southern population, North Vietnamese soldiers roam the streets, picking up orphaned boys for transport to rehabilitation camps. Living conditions at the camps are deplorable, especially for Bob, Son, and Shrimp, who are struggling to survive at the Phu Van camp.
DVD
2011; 1995
Clemons (Stacks)
9.

Surname Viêt, Given Name Nam

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Trinh T. Minh-ha's film looks at the many faces of culture of Vietnamese women as seen in staged interviews, dance footage, and manipulated archival images. Also questions the politics of interviewing and the problems of translation in filmmaking.
DVD
2005; 1989
Clemons (Stacks)
10.

Daughter From Danang

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"Heidi seems the proverbial "all-American girl" from small-town Pulaski, Tennessee. But she was born Mai Thi Hiep in Danang, Vietnam, the daughter of an American serviceman and a Vietnamese woman. At the war's end, her mother, hearing rumors that racially mixed children would be persecuted, placed the 7-year-old girl on an "Operation Babylift" plane to the United States. Twenty-two years later mother and daughter are miraculously reunited in Danang. But what seems like the cue for a happy ending is anything but as Heidi and her Vietnamese relatives are caught in a heart-wrenching clash of cultures."--Container.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
11.

A Dream in Hanoi

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Vietnamese and American artists join forces to stage Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream in Hanoi. On their journey toward opening night, this spirited film follows them behind the scenes as they wrestle with the obstacles of language, culture, ideology, and a history of war.
DVD
2002
Clemons (Stacks)
12.

Full Metal Jacket

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Vietnam war drama which begins with a depiction of the brutality of Marine Corps training and then shifts to Vietnam, focusing mainly on a group of Marines responding to the Tet Offensive of 1968.
DVDBlu-Ray
2007; 1987
Clemons (Stacks)
13.

Đat Kho: Land of Sorrows

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Dramatizes the effect of the Vietnam War on a single South Vietnamese family, the inner conflict of decisions by each member of the family whether to remain or to leave as the eventual fall of Vietnam approaches.
DVD
1971
Clemons (Stacks)
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Vietnam's Unseen War: Pictures From the Other Side

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Journey deep behind battle lines to experience a different side of the Vietnam War - the side seen only through the lenses of North Vietnam photographers. Renouned British photojournalist Tim Page travels back to the land where he nearly lost his life to meet with North Vietnamese war photographers, revealing remarkable, never-before-seen photos and personal stories long hidden by time and tragedy.
DVD
2002
Clemons (Stacks)
15.

Soldados: Chicanos in Viet Nam

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"Recounts the experience of five Chicano soldiers, whose first journey outside the cotton fields of their hometown was to the war-ripped rice paddies of Viet Nam"--Container.
DVD
2003
Clemons (Stacks)
16.

From Hollywood to Hanoi

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Tiana (Du Thi Thanh Nga) was born in Saigon, Vietnam, where her father was Minister of Information for South Vietnam. In 1966 he moved his family to the U.S. and told Tiana she would never see Vietnam again. Against the wishes of many of her family, she did go back. This video is an account of her journey home.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
17.

First Blood

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A mentally unstable Vietnam vet has a one-man war with the police force of a small town after they abuse him. Includes a never-before-seen alternate suicide ending, deleted scenes and commentary with Sylvester Stallone.
DVD
2004; 1982
Clemons (CHECKED OUT)
18.

Mùi Đu Đủ Xanh: L'odeur de Papaye Verte = the Scent of Green Papaya

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Set in 1950s and 1960s Saigon, a young country girl joins a family as their servant and develops an enduring but secret attachment to a friend of the eldest son.
DVD
2001; 1993
Clemons (Stacks)
19.

The Quiet American

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A story that led to the events of the United States military involvement in Vietnam. Here, a love triangle between a British journalist, his mistress, and a mysterious CIA operative evolves into a much greater mystery that eventually leads to murder and deception.
VHS
2003; 2001
Ivy (By Request)
20.

Between Worlds

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This video portraits struggles of recent immigrants to create new lives for themselves in America. It explores over a period of 6 years the lives of several Vietnamese Amerasians and their families who left Vietnam in 1992.
VHS
1998
Ivy (By Request)