1969 (1988)

A draft-age youth comes to a realization when one of his friends are killed in the fighting in Vietnam. His subsequent anti-war beliefs are the source of a great deal of tension within his family, though his mother tries her best to be… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: April 16, 2002
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Scott Weinberg

Surprisingly engaging drama with a few great performances.

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Melvin White
Scott: If you flunk out and die in Vietnam, that's the end of our friendship, fuck you, you know.  "The year a country split apart and a generation… More
Conner Rainwater
This shows a different side to the Vietnam war than we usually see. It takes the viewpoint of best friends evading the draft by going to college. It shows a lot… More
Aj V
Another 80s movie that looked back at the 60s. This one has a great cast, a pretty good late 60s feel, and a realistic story. I liked it.
Jason Reneau
Two buddies from a small town in Maryland witness first hand the turbulence of the 60's as the war hits home for both kids. While eveyone in their sleepy… More
Anthony Lawrie
Looking back at 1969 it is a little melodramatic but I did really enjoy it when it came out in the late 80's. Robert Downey Jr and Kiefer Sutherland work… More
Leo L
Great movie!