ABC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 31, 1988
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Announcement by Pentagon of agreement by Vietnam to turn over remains of 27 missing United States personnel reported Report introduced.
(Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam: Ken Kashiwahara) War movie "Platoon", called "Trung" "Doi "in Vietnamese, reported being shown across nation in Vietnam; scenes shown from movie and of Vietnamese watching movie. [American Vietnam veteran Bruce BURNS - describes watching movie with Vietnamese audience.] [VIETNAMESE - express reactions to movie.] Newspaper reviews of movie quoted. Reasons for showing movie in Vietnam detailed.
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