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An immersive 360-degree narrative telling the epic story of the Vietnam War as it has never before been told on film. Featuring testimony from nearly 80 witnesses, including many Americans who fought in the war and others who opposed it, as well as Vietnamese combatants and civilians from both the winning and losing sides.

Series Cast

  1. Peter Coyote

    Peter Coyote

    Himself - Narrator (voice)

    10 Episodes

  2. Karl Marlantes

    Himself - Marines (1969)

    1 Episode

  3. Max Cleland

    Himself - Army

    1 Episode

  4. Bao Ninh

    Himself - N. Vietnamese Army

    1 Episode

  5. Tran Ngoc Toan

    Himself - S. Vietnamese Marines

    1 Episode

  6. Lam Quang Thi

    Himself - S. Vietnamese Army

    1 Episode

  7. John Musgrave

    Himself - Marines (1967)

    1 Episode

  8. Duong Van Mai

    Herself - Hanoi

    1 Episode

  9. Mike Heaney

    Himself - Army (1966)

    1 Episode

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Last Season

The Vietnam War


2017 | 10 Episodes

Season 1 of The Vietnam War premiered on September 17, 2017.

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The Vietnam War
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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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