The Vietnam War lasted for 19 years 180 days, from November 1st 1955, to the fall of Saigon on April 30th 1975. Tour of Duty focuses on a single platoon of young U.S. soldiers during their one year tour of combat duty in Vietnam during the late 1960's. Terence Knox, Kevin Conroy, Stephen Caffrey, Joshua Maurer, Steve Akahoshi, Tony Becker, Eric Bruskotter, Stan Foster, Ramon Franco, and Miguel A. Nunez Jr, star as the infantrymen, who represent diverse racial, cultural and philosophical backgrounds, but must ultimately depend on one another, whilst facing the enemy troops and struggling to survive the hostile terrain of South East Asia.
Now for the first time ever, all 21 full length episodes contain the complete original soundtrack, featuring many of the biggest artists and greatest songs of the era, including Jimi Hendrix, Bob Dylan, Marvin Gaye, The Beach Boys, Stevie Wonder, Steppenwolf, Aretha Franklin, James Brown, Chuck Berry, Roy Orbison and the unforgettable theme tune 'Paint It Black' by The Rolling Stones.
Audio: Dolby Digital 2.0
Classification: M (Not recommended for children under 15; May include moderate levels of violence, language or themes)
Number of Discs: 5
Region: 4 (Australia & New Zealand)
Released: 5th March 2014
Running Time: 1063.0 mins