A Rumor of War


2h 1980

Brief Synopsis

Pulitzer Prize winning author Philip Caputo's best-selling account of his Vietnam experiences and his transformation from idealistic college student turned Marine to battle-hardened and subsequently embittered veteran is dramatized in this two-part film with Brad Davis as Caputo and Keith Carradine

Film Details

Also Known As
Rumor of War
Release Date
1980
Production Company
CBS Entertainment; Chuck Fries Productions, Inc.

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

Pulitzer Prize winning author Philip Caputo's best-selling account of his Vietnam experiences and his transformation from idealistic college student turned Marine to battle-hardened and subsequently embittered veteran is dramatized in this two-part film with Brad Davis as Caputo and Keith Carradine and Michael O'Keefe as his buddies. An Emmy Award nomination went to the film's sound mixer.

Film Details

Also Known As
Rumor of War
Release Date
1980
Production Company
CBS Entertainment; Chuck Fries Productions, Inc.

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States September 24, 1980

Aired in United States September 25, 1980

Released in USA on video.

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