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Path to War (2002)

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TV Movie | 165 min | Biography, Drama, War

In the mid-1960s, President Johnson and his foreign-policy team debate the decision to withdraw from or escalate the war in Vietnam.
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May 18, 2002 (United States)

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Michael Gambon
Lyndon Johnson Lyndon Johnson   See fewer
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Donald Sutherland
Clark Clifford Clark Clifford   See fewer
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Alec Baldwin
Robert McNamara, Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara, Secretary of Defense   See fewer
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Bruce McGill
George Ball, Undersecretary of State George Ball, Undersecretary of State   See fewer
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James Frain
Richard Goodwin Richard Goodwin   See fewer
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Felicity Huffman
Lady Bird Johnson Lady Bird Johnson   See fewer
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Frederic Forrest
General Earle G. Wheeler General Earle G. Wheeler   See fewer
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John Aylward
Dean Rusk, Secretary of State Dean Rusk, Secretary of State   See fewer
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Philip Baker Hall
Everett Dirksen Everett Dirksen   See fewer
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Tom Skerritt
General William Westmoreland General William Westmoreland   See fewer
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Diana Scarwid
Marny Clifford Marny Clifford   See fewer
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Sarah Paulson
Luci Baines Johnson Luci Baines Johnson   See fewer
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Gerry Becker
Walt Rostow Walt Rostow   See fewer
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Peter Jacobson
Adam Yarmolinsky Adam Yarmolinsky   See fewer
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Cliff De Young
McGeorge Bundy, National Security Advisor (as Cliff DeYoung) McGeorge Bundy, National Security Advisor (as Cliff DeYoung)   See fewer
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John Valenti
Jack Valenti Jack Valenti   See fewer
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Chris Eigeman
Bill Moyers Bill Moyers   See fewer
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Francis Guinan
Nicholas Katzenbach Nicholas Katzenbach   See fewer
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Robert Cicchini
Joseph Califano (as Robert Ciccini) Joseph Califano (as Robert Ciccini)   See fewer
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Randy Oglesby
John Stennis John Stennis   See fewer
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Victor Slezak
Norman Morrison Norman Morrison   See fewer
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Curtis McClarin
Martin Luther King Jr. Martin Luther King Jr.   See fewer
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J.K. Simmons
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Sarah Brooke
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Channing Chase
Virginia Foisie Rusk Virginia Foisie Rusk   See fewer
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Kevin Cooney
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Gordon Davis
General John P. McConnell General John P. McConnell   See fewer
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Wayne Grace
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Roy Wilkins Roy Wilkins   See fewer
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Davis Henry
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Jan Johannes
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Franklin Dennis Jones
General Harold K. Johnson (as Franklin Jones) General Harold K. Johnson (as Franklin Jones)   See fewer
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Patricia Kalember
Margaret Craig McNamara Margaret Craig McNamara   See fewer
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Madison Mason
John McCone John McCone   See fewer
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Bruce Nozick
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Christian Peppard
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7.4 / 10 | 2,754 votes