NTSC/Region 0. Unavailable in the U.S. Originally a made-for-TV movie in 1980, this is thought to be one of the best productions made especially for the tube. This two-part TV movie was based on the 1977 memoirs of Vietnam veteran Philip Caputo starring Brad Davis as Caputo. Rumor of War is a powerful indictment of the brutalization and depersonalization of America's Vietnam forces. Also starring Brian Dennehy.