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Drama Rated: 18+ (R)19981h 58mOn: Not Available Tags: War Country: America

Something in his past keeps career Army man John Paul Vann from advancing past colonel. He views being sent to Vietnam as part of the US military advisory force a stepping stone to promotion. However, he disagrees vocally (and on the record) with the way the war is being run and is forced to leave the military. Returning to Vietnam as a civilian working with the Army, he comes to despise some South Vietnamese officers while he takes charge of some of the U.S. forces and continues his liaisons with Vietnamese women.A Bright Shining Lie featuring Bill Paxton and Amy Madigan is not currently available to stream, rent, or buy but you can add it to your want to see list for updates. It's a drama movie with an average IMDb audience rating of 6.4 (1,479 votes).

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#979 Ranked in War Movies

#1413 Ranked in War Movies

#18093 Ranked in Drama Movies

A Bright Shining Lie has an average IMDb audience rating of 6.4 (1,479 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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