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The Ballad of Andy Crocker (1969)

A returning Vietnam veteran finds out that while he was gone his girlfriend has been forced into marrying someone else, his small business is in ruins and that those he once thought were his friends are in short supply.




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Cast overview, first billed only:
Andy Crocker
Bobby Hatfield ...
Joe Bob
David Owens
Lisa's mother
Earl Crocker
Mimi Dillard
Claudia Bryar ...
Emily Crocker
Charlie Briggs ...
Mr. Paisley
Mr. Bedecker


A returning Vietnam veteran finds out that his girlfriend has been forced into marrying someone else, his small business is in ruins and friends are in short supply. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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War was tough for Andy. But coming home turned out to be hell.







Release Date:

18 November 1969 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Balada de Andy Croker  »

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A moving van carries the company name "Margolin" - a reference to the film's writer, Stuart Margolin. See more »

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Ballad of Andy Crocker
Music by Murray MacLeod
Lyrics by Stuart Margolin
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viet vet
27 January 2004 | by (somers, ny) – See all my reviews

Made for tv movies used to have the stigma of being-made for tv. And for the most part it was deserved. Much like Japanese products were once dismissed as-made in Japan. Remember that? Well this is an early made for tv movie that is an exception to the rule. It deserves inclusion with the better films of the returning vet genre. I highly recommend it.

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