In March 1970, a U.S. Army officer arrived at the Iowa farm of Peg and Gene Mullen and informed them that their son Michael had been killed in Vietnam by "friendly fire." Their determined attempts to learn more about the circumstances of their son's death are the subject of this true account film. Written by
The true story of the anguish and courage of one American family.
Did You Know?
C.D.B. Bryan, 73, whose 1976 book 'Friendly Fire' that this television movie was based on, died at his Connecticut home on Dec. 15, 2009. See more