The War at Home (1979)

Not Rated100 min.Documentary | History | Music
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Interviews with people involved with and leading the Madison, Wisconsin area resistance to the Vietnam war.

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  • Karleton Armstrong's primary photoKarleton Armstrong Himself - Anti-War Activist, Convicted Bomber  Less 850,277 The War at Home
  • Betty Boardman's primary photoBetty Boardman Herself - Quaker Peace Activist  Less 4,856,028 The War at Home
  • Allen Ginsberg's primary photoAllen Ginsberg Himself - Activist  Less 91,414 Howl
  • Henry Haslach's primary photoHenry Haslach Himself - Student Activist  Less 1,485,751 The War at Home
  • Gaylord Nelson's primary photoGaylord Nelson Himself - US Senator  Less 1,923,383 The Earth Day Special
  • Wahid Rashad's primary photoWahid Rashad Himself - Student Activist  Less 7,097,045 The War at Home
  • Jim Rowen's primary photoJim Rowen Himself - Student Activist, Assistant to Mayor Soglin  Less 4,721,800 The War at Home
  • Paul Soglin's primary photoPaul Soglin Himself - Student Activist, Mayor of Madison  Less 2,378,309 Wisconsin Reflections
  • Evan Stark's primary photoEvan Stark Himself - Student Activist  Less 1,642,440 The War at Home
  • Jack von Mettenheim's primary photoJack von Mettenheim Himself - Businessman, Anti-Hitler Student Activist  Less 7,874,319 The War at Home
  • H. Edwin Young's primary photoH. Edwin Young Himself - President, Univ. of Wisconsin  Less 7,917,950 The War at Home
  • Maurice Zeitlin's primary photoMaurice Zeitlin Himself - Professor, Univ. of Wisconsin  Less 1,841,131 The War at Home
  • Spiro Agnew's primary photoSpiro Agnew Himself - White House Conference, Beside Connally (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 502,980 Spiro Agnew's Asian Trip
  • William Bablitch's primary photoWilliam Bablitch Himself - Law Student, Observer (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 3,511,406
  • John Connally's primary photoJohn Connally Himself - White House Conference, Beside Agnew (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 381,742 V.I.P.-Schaukel
  • Ngo Dinh Diem's primary photoNgo Dinh Diem Himself - with Nixon in Vietnam (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1,339,272 This Week
  • John Ehrlichman's primary photoJohn Ehrlichman Himself - White House Conference (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 262,824 Washington: Behind Closed Doors
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower's primary photoDwight D. Eisenhower Himself - Discusses Domino Theory (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 58,748 Nazi Concentration and Prison Camps
  • Wilbur Emory's primary photoWilbur Emory Himself - Madison Police Chief (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 3,369,496
  • Gerald Ford's primary photoGerald Ford Himself - Congressman, Anti-Democrat Speech in Madison (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 50,467 Dynasty
  • Ernest Gruening's primary photoErnest Gruening Himself - Remarks on Tonkin Gulf, on Karleton Armstrong (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 3,369,412 Troubled Waters
  • Alexander Haig's primary photoAlexander Haig Himself - White House Conference (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 524,556 The American President
  • Hubert H. Humphrey's primary photoHubert H. Humphrey Himself - Speech at U. of Wisconsin (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 267,705 The Candidate
  • Lyndon Johnson's primary photoLyndon Johnson Himself - No Wider War Speech (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 43,929 1960 National Nominating Conventions
  • Robert Kastenmeier's primary photoRobert Kastenmeier Himself - Congressman (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1,484,103
  • John F. Kennedy's primary photoJohn F. Kennedy Himself - Discusses Escalation in Vietnam (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 20,949 Profiles in Courage
  • Ted Kennedy's primary photoTed Kennedy Himself - Tries to Give Speech at U. of Wisconsin (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 52,887 JACK: The Last Kennedy Film
  • Martin Luther King's primary photoMartin Luther King Himself - Marches (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 54,441 Freedom Writers
  • Henry Kissinger's primary photoHenry Kissinger Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 72,562 Tomorrow Never Dies
  • Warren Knowles's primary photoWarren Knowles Himself - Wisconsin Governor (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 4,826,458
  • Dick Krooth's primary photoDick Krooth Himself - Law Student, Protester (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 3,497,543
  • Melvin Laird's primary photoMelvin Laird Himself - Secretary of Defense (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 882,118 The Jimmy Dean Show
  • Duc Tho Le's primary photoDuc Tho Le Himself - Meets with Kissinger (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 8,656,507 ABC News Nightline
  • Eugene McCarthy's primary photoEugene McCarthy Himself - Speech in Wisconsin (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 301,595 America Is Hard to See
  • George McGovern's primary photoGeorge McGovern Himself - 1968 Democratic National Convention (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 254,602 The Candidate
  • Robert McNamara's primary photoRobert McNamara Himself - Speech on Hanoi Bombing (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 72,874 The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara
  • Charlene Mitchell's primary photoCharlene Mitchell Herself - Communist Party Candidate (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 4,433,409
  • Wayne Morse's primary photoWayne Morse Himself - Remarks Against Eugene McCarthy (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 5,586,339 World Wide '60
  • Paul Newman's primary photoPaul Newman Himself - 1968 Democratic National Convention (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1,374 The Hustler
  • Richard Nixon's primary photoRichard Nixon Himself - Gives Post-Election Plans for Vietnam (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 30,786 Frost/Nixon
  • Donald O. Peterson's primary photoDonald O. Peterson Himself - Democratic National Committee (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 5,922,264
  • Gordon Roseleip's primary photoGordon Roseleip Himself - Wisconsin Senator (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1,968,943
  • Robert Warren's primary photoRobert Warren Himself - Wisconsin Attorney General (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 8,045,550
  • William C. Westmoreland's primary photoWilliam C. Westmoreland Himself - Visits U. of Wisconsin, 1959 (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 647,488 The Ed Sullivan Show
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