Heaven and Earth

  |  Buy to Own: 21/09/2009
  |  142 min
Rated 15 by the BBFC


The final installment in director Oliver Stone's Vietnam trilogy traces the impact of the war on the life of a young Vietnamese woman. Le Ly (Hiep Thi Le) lives in a village in the Central Highlands, following the traditions that have been in her family for countless generations, but after being mistreated by the Americans and the Viet Cong she is forced to leave for Saigon. When she arrives she begins working as a prostitute and meets US soldier Steve Butler (Tommy Lee Jones). The pair marry and return to America, where Le Ly must attempt to begin her life afresh amidst the supermarkerts and swimming pools of California.