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Welcome Home, Johnny Bristol (1972)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  30 January 1972 (USA)
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An American soldier manages to endure his captivity in a Vietnamese POW camp by keeping alive the memories of life in his home town. When he is finally released from the camp, and is ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Johnny Bristol
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Anne Palmer
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Berdahl
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Graytak
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Sgt. McGll
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Harry McMartin
Mona Freeman ...
Mrs. Bristol
Jane Elliot ...
Sister Theresa
Simon Scott ...
Col. Anderson
Alan Bergmann ...
Shusler
James McEachin ...
Loughton
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Minister
Richard Evans ...
Franks
Jean-Michel Michenaud ...
Young Johnny (as Gerald Michenaud)
Mark Roberts ...
Mr. Bristol
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An American soldier manages to endure his captivity in a Vietnamese POW camp by keeping alive the memories of life in his home town. When he is finally released from the camp, and is discharged from the military, he goes back to his town - but he can find no trace whatsoever of it. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Vietnam Made-For-TV Horror Movies
27 March 2002 | by (Albany, NY) – See all my reviews

WELCOME HOME, JOHNNY BRISTOL was one of a wave of creepy movies (e.g., YOU'LL LIKE MY MOTHER, DON'T BE AFRAID OF THE DARK, DYING ROOM ONLY) that were made for U.S. television during the Vietnam war. (Remember the ABC Movie of the Week?) As a genre, the horror in these movies, though at times allegorical, nevertheless was a direct reflection of the evil being perpetrated in Asia by our government. These movies hold up exceedingly well today, but you are not likely to see them, because it seems we are blinded by a forest of waving American flags.


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