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Go Tell the Spartans(1978)

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Brief Synopsis

A unit of American military advisors in Vietnam prior to the major U.S. involvement find similarities between their helpless struggle against the Viet Cong and the doomed actions of a French unit at the same site a decade before in this bitter look at the beginnings of the Vietnam war.

Cast & Crew

Ted Post Director
Burt Lancaster Major Asa Barker
Craig Wasson Corporal Stephen Courcey
Jonathan Goldsmith Sergeant Oleonowski
Marc Singer Captain Al Olivetti
Joe Unger Lieutenant Raymond Hamilton
Dennis Howard Captain Abraham Lincoln
David Clennon Lieutenant Finley Wattsberg
John Megna Corporal Ackley
Hilly Hicks Signalman Toffee
Dolph Sweet General Harnitz
Clyde Kusatsu Colonel Minh
James Hong Corporal Old Man
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MPAA Ratings:  R Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1978 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Color Distributions Co: 
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Glen Glenn Sound Company .....Production Company, Echo Films Services .....Production Company, Cfi Hollywood .....Production Company, United Artists Films .....Theatrical Distributor, .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group .....Domestic Video Distributor
Duration(mins):  Country:  United States (USA)
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  • STILL VALID AS ANTI-WAR STATEMENT

    John Moran 2007-08-27

    This is an excellent movie, well acted with a superb cast. It is also a very strong argument for why we should not have entered into the Vietnam War. It is... MORE>