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The Last P.O.W.? The Bobby Garwood Story (1992)

TV Movie  -   -  War  -  28 June 1993 (USA)
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Robert Garwood
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William F.(Ike) Eisenbraun
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Russ Grisset
Le Tuan ...
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Hom
Joseph Hieu ...
Scarface
Henry Beckman ...
Psychiatrist
John Archie ...
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Juan F. Cejas ...
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Carl Jay Cofield ...
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Captain Composto
Jeremy Kerns ...
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Jeff Lerner ...
P.O.W. 8
John Orofino ...
P.O.W. 10
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True story about war prisoner Robert Garwood

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Do your homework, Soldier
29 February 2004 | by (Do your homework, Private) – See all my reviews

Sorry, but this cheesy T.V. movie was not the work of "Hollywood Liberals", far from it. Garwood, a fraud and con man, suckered the well meaning but foolish "Bring back The M.I.A.'s" movement, which cashed in on the vain hopes of many relatives of dead Vietnam soldiers. This T.V. movie was sold and promoted by those who had bought Garwood's tall tales because they included nonsense

about MIA's he had supposedly seen still alive after the war. Over the years he was fully discredited, but for years and years the "Liberal Media(Ha) ate this kind of nonsense up. See Susan Katz Keating's "Prisoners Of Hope" for the

whole sad, shameful story. Zero out of ten.


















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