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A documentary about five people caught up in the Vietnamese war: three Australian soldiers, including an Aboriginal Australian, a Kampuchean man and a Vietnamese woman who ends up marrying one of the ... read more


Based on his detailed work Vietnam The Australian War, historian Paul Ham presents his view of the Vietnam war, focussing on the different approaches to the fighting and counter-insurgency tactics on ... read more


(Note: this listing contains spoilers throughout). Some disc and tape slicks went with the logline “A time for dreams … A time for choices … A time that would never come again. Th... read more


The story of the battle of Long Tan, the most significant encounter between Australian and Viet Cong forces in the Vietnam war ... read more


Cynical Harry (Graham Kennedy) leads a small group of the Special Air Services Regiment, 22 Patrol. The team includes John Jarratt as Bill (first seen at film's opening at his birthday/farewell part... read more


The Nelson VHS cover’s short synopsis verges on the fraudulent: Not since Bonnie and Clude have such infamous outlaws left such a long trail of bullet holes and broken hearts. This movie begin... read more

golden chook

(Note: this synopsis and listing contains spoilers) Colin Turner (Chris Haywood) lucks in, and gets a war veteran's home in a suburb where one side of the street is Vietnam veterans, and the other si... read more


(Note: this listing contains spoilers). The CBS Fox release offered the tag “Making waves can be a deadly business” on the front cover, and on the rear “There’s trouble in par... read more


Frankie McCoy (Ken Shorter) is a born loser from the Sydney suburb of Newtown, and a gambler and a bit of an SP bookie. When he's conscripted into the army to fight in the Vietnam war, he deserts, bu... read more


Smiley
It's a war of the hats moment between Gavin Davies and Colin Petersen