Terry George
Director
Bill Paxton
John Paul Vann
Bo Eason
Officer Tally
William L. Mansey
Officer Conroy
Karina Logue
Barmaid
Amy Madigan
Mary Jane Vann
Robert L. Hull
Bureaucrat Soldier
Donal Logue
Steven Burnett
'Josh' Somsak Orajan
Vann's ARVN Driver
Harve Presnell
MACV General
Robert John Burke
Frank Drummond
Bill Whelan
Ron Dray
Kay Tong Lim
Colonel Cao Huynh Van
Seng Kawee
VC Leader
Kajie Khan
Madame Nhu
Vivian Wu
Lee
Van Thoa Trinh
VC Commander
Richard Montgomery
General's Aide
Andrew Borba
Reporter #1 - Nick
Michael Markovitch
Peter Vann Age 12
John Patrick Markovitch
Jesse Vann Age 9
Kathleen Markovitch
Patty Vann Age 7
Richard DeRusha
Protocol Officer
Richard Libertini
Marriage Counselor
James Bigwood
Office Manager
Ed Lauter
General Weyand
Kurtwood Smith
General Westmoreland
Eric Bogosian
Doug Elders
Jon Marsh
British Reporter
Les Mau
Colonel Dinh
David Warshofsky
Terry Pike
Thanh Nguyen
ARVN Translator
Xuyen Dangers
The School Teacher
Tom Hong
ARVN Captain
Wannipa 'Aoi' Navapan
Child's Mother
Pichariva Narakbunchai
Annie
Somboon Phutaroth
The Housekeeper
Phillip Roope
Red Cross Man
Graham 'Grace' Walker
Pastor
Robert Miranda
Vann's Cousin
Colin D. Smith
American Commander
Jim Pearson
Army Sergeant
John Higgins
CIA Man
Vu Dinh Nguyen
Lieutenant Tran Ngoc Ba
Chang Ching Peng Chaplin
Annie's Father
Apichart Chusakul
Sergeant Muek
James Rebhorn
Ambassador
Robert Pross
Reporter #2 - Bobby
Robert J. Szempruch
Vann's Helicopter Pilot
Chris Webster
Vann's Aide
John Lafayette
Major Jones
Rory J. Aylward
Bomber Command
Todd Sible
Jesse Vann Age 19
Bill Monsour
American GI
Susan Noel Benfatto
Picnic Lady
Greg Bronson
Mourner
Walter Cronkite
Himself - Reports on Ia Drang Battle
Erich Fleshman
American GI
Lyndon Johnson
Himself - Sends Troops to Vietnam
Ngoc Loan Nguyen
Himself - Shoots VC Suspect
Richard Nixon
Himself - During 1968 Campaign
Phong Atwood Vo
Peasant