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This review is from: The Green Berets [Blu-ray]  [Region Free] (Blu-ray)
Without doubt the worst film John Wayne ever made - no mean feat considering how excrutiatingly bad he was as Genghis Khan in The Conqueror.
Notable solely for the fact that this was the only war film set in Vietnam Hollywood made while the war was taking place, The Green Berets was dated even in 1968. A film set to the beat of World War 2 propaganda film it rejects any possible moral ambiguity in favour of an "We're good; commies're bad" narrative. Repulsive in it's politics and dated in it's storyline, it sits in absurd contrast to the complex allegorical westerns Hollywood made at the same time.
The fact that this abomination was released months after the news of the My Lai massacre broke shows just how out of touch Wayne was.
Totally without merit.