Saving Private Ryan

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The Irish Times
Jeep’s grandfather clause - and the roots of the modern crossoverbefore a major German attack. Spielberg got it right, though. Not long before
The Irish Times / Posted 16 hours ago
before a major German attack. Spielberg got it right, though. Not long before he passed away, I loaned him my VHS copy of Saving Private Ryan, and he returned it to me a couple of days later with the simple words “yup, that’s what it was like.” He... Read more
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The Forward
Trump Isn’t The Only One Lying About What Happened In Charlottesvillebut that’s the case actively being made by journalists like Jeffrey Goldberg of
The Forward / Posted yesterday
but that’s the case actively being made by journalists like Jeffrey Goldberg of The Atlantic, who tweeted: “Watching Saving Private Ryan, a movie about a group of very aggressive alt-left protesters invading a beach without a permit”, and... Read more
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The Forward
Both Sides Are Lying About What Happened In Charlottesvillebut that’s the case actively being made by journalists like Jeffrey Goldberg of
The Forward / Posted yesterday
but that’s the case actively being made by journalists like Jeffrey Goldberg of The Atlantic, who tweeted: “Watching Saving Private Ryan, a movie about a group of very aggressive alt-left protesters invading a beach without a permit”, and... Read more
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Games Radar
Covenant at the gates, and not a super soldier in sight – welcome to Halo 3: ODST’s space-age Alamoor Die Hard, or just about any other battle that gives pride of place to a rece
Games Radar / Posted 2 days ago
or Die Hard, or just about any other battle that gives pride of place to a reception desk. If that last scrap was akin to Saving Private Ryan, then this one is surely the Alamo. With nowhere left to turn it’s time to make your stand, and what a... Read more
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Variety
‘Taken’ Season 2 Casts Adam Goldberg as Series RegularOn the film side, he wrote, directed, and starred in the 2015 comedy “No Way Jo
Variety / Posted 3 days ago
On the film side, he wrote, directed, and starred in the 2015 comedy “No Way Jose,” and played roles in films like “Saving Private Ryan,” “A Beautiful Mind,” “The Hebrew Hammer,” and “Dazed and Confused.” He is repped by UTA and Luber... Read more
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The New Yorker
Trump Imagines Life as a Soldierguns yet. But I turned them down because they sounded desperate. Desperate like
The New Yorker / Posted 7 days ago
guns yet. But I turned them down because they sounded desperate. Desperate like you wouldn’t believe. Pathetic. The movie “Saving Private Ryan” is about me. I’m in very good shape because of all the pushups you do in the military. I can do five... Read more
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New York Post
Amed Rosario on Jose Reyes, being a ‘clown’ and his ideal girlfriendlike war movies, and I like Dominican movies because they clown around and they
New York Post / Posted 8 days ago
like war movies, and I like Dominican movies because they clown around and they’re pretty funny. Q: Have you seen Platoon? Saving Private Ryan? A: I can’t tell you the name of anything, I just know that if one comes on, I see some shots being... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Halesworth Airfield Memorial Museum’s open day to offer glimpse of Crompton Collectionopen day to offer glimpse of Crompton Collection Bruce Crompton on his Kettenk
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
open day to offer glimpse of Crompton Collection Bruce Crompton on his Kettenkrad which was used in the Spielberg film Saving Private Ryan. Pic: Daniel Kennedy (C) ECN EDP BBJ. 30.7.98 An aviation museum has laid out a host of activities as it... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Mr. Hanks Goes to Washingtonfor social justice. And Tom, well, Tom Hanks is a national hero. Apollo 13, Mir
Op-Ed News / Posted 11 days ago
for social justice. And Tom, well, Tom Hanks is a national hero. Apollo 13, Miracle on the Hudson, Bridge of Spies, Saving Private Ryan, and those Da Vinci Code movies. The man has saved so many lives--" "He is a hero," said Suzy, "that's... Read more
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Adelaide Now
New dogs of war saving our soldierswas a movie night,” he said. “I had no clue what movie it was. I sat down with
Adelaide Now / Posted 13 days ago
was a movie night,” he said. “I had no clue what movie it was. I sat down with senior officers on both sides, and it was Saving Private Ryan. I was a wreck. I was wet through, but I couldn’t leave. I was in a really bad place.” He struggled on,... Read more
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News.com.au
New dogs of war saving our soldierswas a movie night,” he said. “I had no clue what movie it was. I sat down with
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
was a movie night,” he said. “I had no clue what movie it was. I sat down with senior officers on both sides, and it was Saving Private Ryan. I was a wreck. I was wet through, but I couldn’t leave. I was in a really bad place.” For Veterans With... Read more
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Aljazeera
Nolan's Dunkirk is not 'the greatest war film ever'he desperately tries to find his cinematic signature, which here is somewhere n
Aljazeera / Posted 16 days ago
he desperately tries to find his cinematic signature, which here is somewhere near Spielberg’s equally hyped, but vacuous, "Saving Private Ryan" (1998). There is no place for him yet in the pantheon of master visionaries like Eisenstein, Kurosawa,... Read more
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Scotsman
Forgotten Scottish admiral who saved Britain at Dunkirksaid Charlie Ramsay. “But neither he, Churchill nor any other commanders were f
Scotsman / Posted 19 days ago
said Charlie Ramsay. “But neither he, Churchill nor any other commanders were featured, in the same way they weren’t in Saving Private Ryan regarding D-Day. So I wasn’t aggrieved. If other commanders had been featured but not our grandfather,... Read more
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Spalding Today
FILM REVIEW: Dunkirk (12A)at Dunkirk. And while there arguably isn’t one dramatic ‘single’ stand-out mov
Spalding Today / Posted 20 days ago
at Dunkirk. And while there arguably isn’t one dramatic ‘single’ stand-out movie moment that may have blessed the likes of Saving Private Ryan, Full Metal Jacket or Platoon, Dunkirk compensates by being a consistently classy cinematic spectacle –... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
To do and diereduced to tears by an advance screening of Oliver Stone's Platoon. The 25-minu
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
reduced to tears by an advance screening of Oliver Stone's Platoon. The 25-minute long Omaha Beach landing sequence from Saving Private Ryan ought to be shown in every high school classroom in America. The criminally underseen Men Go to Battle... Read more
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New York Post
Why we can’t stop watching films about WWIIthe studio behind “Dunkirk,” engaged in the classic counter-programming that wo
New York Post / Posted 22 days ago
the studio behind “Dunkirk,” engaged in the classic counter-programming that worked so effectively for Steven Spielberg’s “Saving Private Ryan,” released nearly 20 years ago this July. “Dunkirk” has almost no dialogue, making it perfect for... Read more
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Newsmax
Bill Clinton Eyes Spielberg, Clooney to Film His First Novelsmash. Spielberg has directed such hits as "Jaws," "E.T.: The Extra Terrestria
Newsmax / Posted 23 days ago
smash. Spielberg has directed such hits as "Jaws," "E.T.: The Extra Terrestrial" "Close Encounters of the Third Kind" and "Saving Private Ryan." Clooney has starred in movies like "Michael Clayton," "Gravity" and "Ocean's 11." Abrams' films include... Read more
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Mashable
What's coming to Hulu in AugustGetting Married (2008) (8/1) Reds (1981) (8/1) The Ruins (2008) (8/15) Sabri
Mashable / Posted 23 days ago
Getting Married (2008) (8/1) Reds (1981) (8/1) The Ruins (2008) (8/15) Sabrina (1995) (8/15) Sahara (2005) (8/1) Saving Private Ryan (1998) (8/1) Saw (2004) (8/1) Saw II (2005) (8/1) Saw III (2006) (8/1) Saw IV (2007) (8/1) Saw V... Read more
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NZCity
Harry Styles "didn't know what he was doing" on the set of 'Dunkirk'but thinks being "a little bit nervous" helped him portray his character. He s
NZCity / Posted 24 days ago
but thinks being "a little bit nervous" helped him portray his character. He said: "Before filming I watched films like Saving Private Ryan for inspiration. But I kind of went into this with a feeling a bit like I didn't know what I was doing. I... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Cerebral and tense, “Dunkirk” is a remarkable filmis also striking that “Dunkirk” doesn’t draw attention to its cinematography or
Namibia Economist / Posted 24 days ago
is also striking that “Dunkirk” doesn’t draw attention to its cinematography or editing. Ever since Steven Spielberg’s “Saving Private Ryan” rewrote the genre’s rules in 1998, the standard way to shoot a battle sequence has been to have the... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
July 24to stand trial due to paranoid schizophrenia and remains in a mental institutio
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 26 days ago
to stand trial due to paranoid schizophrenia and remains in a mental institution. [ + - ] 1998: Steven Spielberg's "Saving Private Ryan," starring Tom Hanks, Matt Damon, Edward Burns and Tom Sizemore, premieres in theaters. The film would... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
July 24to stand trial due to paranoid schizophrenia and remains in a mental institutio
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 26 days ago
to stand trial due to paranoid schizophrenia and remains in a mental institution. [ + - ] 1998: Steven Spielberg's "Saving Private Ryan," starring Tom Hanks, Matt Damon, Edward Burns and Tom Sizemore, premieres in theaters. The film would... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
July 24to stand trial due to paranoid schizophrenia and remains in a mental institutio
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 26 days ago
to stand trial due to paranoid schizophrenia and remains in a mental institution. [ + - ] 1998: Steven Spielberg's "Saving Private Ryan," starring Tom Hanks, Matt Damon, Edward Burns and Tom Sizemore, premieres in theaters. The film would... Read more
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The Age
It's a miracle Dunkirk survived death by committeefilm put me on the edge of my seat for two hours. It is the best thing I've see
The Age / Posted 26 days ago
film put me on the edge of my seat for two hours. It is the best thing I've seen about war since the stunning opening of Saving Private Ryan. . A lesser director would have given in to the temptation to make this a story about the righteous... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
It's a miracle Dunkirk survived death by committeefilm put me on the edge of my seat for two hours. It is the best thing I've see
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 26 days ago
film put me on the edge of my seat for two hours. It is the best thing I've seen about war since the stunning opening of Saving Private Ryan. . A lesser director would have given in to the temptation to make this a story about the righteous... Read more
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The Washington Times
Anthony Scaramucci cuts to chasefive films help do just that. Consider rewatching them before ponying up to see
The Washington Times / Posted 26 days ago
five films help do just that. Consider rewatching them before ponying up to see Nolan’s latest epic.” The five films are “Saving Private Ryan,” “Patton,” “Schindler’s List,” “Letters from Iwo Jima” and “Twelve O’Clock High.” Inside the Beltway... Read more
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Billboard
'Dunkirk,' Starring Harry Styles, Storms Box Office With $50.5MNovember of that same year. Last year, Mel Gibson's Hacksaw Ridge bowed to $15.
Billboard / Posted 26 days ago
November of that same year. Last year, Mel Gibson's Hacksaw Ridge bowed to $15.2 million. To this day, Steven Spielberg's Saving Private Ryan (1998) remains the top-grossing World War II movie of all time domestically, earning $216.5 million (or... Read more
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Daily Mail
Harry Styles 'didn't know what he was doing'during DunkirkDunkirk. But Harry Styles, 23, has revealed he had no idea what he was doing d
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
Dunkirk. But Harry Styles, 23, has revealed he had no idea what he was doing during filming for the hit film, and watched Saving Private Ryan for inspiration. He told The Sun On Sunday: 'I kind of went into this with a feeling a bit like I didn't... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Dunkirk' Conquers Competition With $50.5M Debut; 'Valerian' BombsNovember of that same year. Last year, Mel Gibson's Hacksaw Ridge bowed to $15.
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 26 days ago
November of that same year. Last year, Mel Gibson's Hacksaw Ridge bowed to $15.2 million. To this day, Steven Spielberg's Saving Private Ryan (1998) remains the top-grossing World War II movie of all time domestically, earning $216.5 million (or... Read more
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International Business Times
'I didn't know what I was doing': Harry Styles opens up about 'overwhelming' Dunkirk role portray the role because it reflected what real soldiers must have felt at the
International Business Times / Posted 26 days ago
portray the role because it reflected what real soldiers must have felt at the time. "Before filming I watched films like Saving Private Ryan for inspiration but I kind of went into this with a feeling a bit like I didn't know what I was doing,"... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Harry Styles: No acting experience helped my Dunkirk performancethem. Harry Styles stars in Dunkirk (Ian West/PA) According to The Sun he sai
EveningTimes Online / Posted 26 days ago
them. Harry Styles stars in Dunkirk (Ian West/PA) According to The Sun he said: “Before filming I watched films like Saving Private Ryan for inspiration. “But I kind of went into this with a feeling a bit like I didn’t know what I was doing.... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Dunkirk shoot was emotional: Stylesyouths with little time in the military behind them. According to The Sun he s
Sky News Australia / Posted 27 days ago
youths with little time in the military behind them. According to The Sun he said: 'Before filming I watched films like Saving Private Ryan for inspiration. 'But I kind of went into this with a feeling a bit like I didn't know what I was doing.... Read more
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CNET
PSB Speakers Alpha SubZero isoundtracks, the extra boom enhances the experience. In tests, the heavy-duty a
CNET / Posted 27 days ago
soundtracks, the extra boom enhances the experience. In tests, the heavy-duty assaults on the fiercest battle scenes in the Saving Private Ryan DVD sometimes overload baby subs, but the SubZero i never cried uncle. It really does sound like a much... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
Reviews News | Dunkirk (2017) - Film reviewonly the BBC could afford him - and he's surely got to be up for an Oscar this
Oldham Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
only the BBC could afford him - and he's surely got to be up for an Oscar this time around. His Dunkirk isn't trying to be Saving Private Ryan, but it does tell its story in a very personal way without becoming overly sentimental. Dunkirk (12A;... Read more
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The Irish Times
A bloodless coup: The clean fight in Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirklevels of mindless suffering. But there was little of it in depictions of the w
The Irish Times / Posted 28 days ago
levels of mindless suffering. But there was little of it in depictions of the western fronts. When Steven Spielberg’s Saving Private Ryan arrived in 1998, the word was that, in shooting the landing at Normandy, the director had risked... Read more
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The Louisville Cardinal
"Dunkirk"a tour de force war movie • The Louisville Cardinalwhich was that movie, it’s clear Christopher Nolan has directed another gem. H
The Louisville Cardinal / Posted 28 days ago
which was that movie, it’s clear Christopher Nolan has directed another gem. His movie is unlike other war films, such as “Saving Private Ryan,” “Apocalpyse Now” or 2016’s “Hacksaw Ridge.” Nolan shuns the archetype of the gory, explosion-packed... Read more
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asianage
Dunkirk movie review: Individual survival versus national glorymanipulative self-aggrandisement – a standard Hollywood feature best exemplifie
asianage / Posted 28 days ago
manipulative self-aggrandisement – a standard Hollywood feature best exemplified by Oliver Stone’s Platoon and Spielberg’s Saving Private Ryan, the latter redeemed only by its first 27 minutes. The technical achievement of that scene... Read more
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Salon.com
“Dunkirk”: A good film, but a far better history lessongravity, a bloated running time is required. Even many war-film masterpieces su
Salon.com / Posted 28 days ago
gravity, a bloated running time is required. Even many war-film masterpieces such as “The Bridge on the River Kwai” and “Saving Private Ryan” drag during many scenes, leaving only a few standout moments (such as the ending of the former and the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Jordan Spieth grinds it out in Birkdale battle of attrition to lead the Open by tworain and the guys just trying to survive out there,” said Kuchar as if he was p
heraldscotland / Posted 28 days ago
rain and the guys just trying to survive out there,” said Kuchar as if he was preparing to watch the opening 20 minutes of Saving Private Ryan. It was hardly surprising, therefore, that Spieth felt apprehensive ahead of his 2.48pm tee-time. “I was... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
'Dunkirk' keeps viewers on edgeblends the big budget flicks with those smaller movies, putting it right on par
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 28 days ago
blends the big budget flicks with those smaller movies, putting it right on par with The Prestige. Watch this as well?: Saving Private Ryan has less intensity but a greater amount of brutality than Dunkirk. Mixing the two provides a pretty solid... Read more
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Calgary Sun
After 'Dunkirk': The best war movies to stream from ‘Paths of Glory’ to ‘Lone Survivor’has a great performance by Kirk Douglas and examines the horrors of the “war to
Calgary Sun / Posted 28 days ago
has a great performance by Kirk Douglas and examines the horrors of the “war to end all wars.” Find it on: TubiTV.com Saving Private Ryan (1998) – Three dead brothers, one honourable captain and the most gut-wrenching depiction of the Normandy... Read more
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The Columbian
‘Dunkirk’ breaks rules of war moviesdown to one) but not in the standard style that has worked for films like “The
The Columbian / Posted 28 days ago
down to one) but not in the standard style that has worked for films like “The Battle of the Bulge,” “The Longest Day” or “Saving Private Ryan.” Military movies have always tended to start with an inciting incident, follow the efforts to stop the... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Dunkirk is a dramatic and honest telling of a defeat turned into victoryit doesn’t really leave much for audiences to do. I doubt this will be as re-wa
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 28 days ago
it doesn’t really leave much for audiences to do. I doubt this will be as re-watchable as some of his other films. In Saving Private Ryan, the obvious reference point, Spielberg employed a concertina narrative, squeezing audiences with intense... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Strength in numbersFor most people, the most jarringly effective part of Steven Spielberg's Saving
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
For most people, the most jarringly effective part of Steven Spielberg's Saving Private Ryan is the film's opening salvo, which followed the initial invasion of Normandy on D-Day. It threw viewers into the tumultuous, terrifying scene that met the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Clue could unlock 150-old letter mysteryof the republic they died to save.” There was renewed interest in the Bixby le
Daily Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
of the republic they died to save.” There was renewed interest in the Bixby letter after it was read in the 1998 film Saving Private Ryan. It also sparked a new round of debate centring on Lincoln’s authorship and the fate of Bixby’s... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Clue could unlock 150-year-old letter mysteryof the republic they died to save.” There was renewed interest in the Bixby le
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 29 days ago
of the republic they died to save.” There was renewed interest in the Bixby letter after it was read in the 1998 film Saving Private Ryan. It also sparked a new round of debate centring on Lincoln’s authorship and the fate of Bixby’s... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Clue could unlock 150-old letter mysteryof the republic they died to save.” There was renewed interest in the Bixby le
Adelaide Now / Posted 29 days ago
of the republic they died to save.” There was renewed interest in the Bixby letter after it was read in the 1998 film Saving Private Ryan. It also sparked a new round of debate centring on Lincoln’s authorship and the fate of Bixby’s sons. The... Read more
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Herald Sun
Clue could unlock 150-old letter mysteryof the republic they died to save.” There was renewed interest in the Bixby le
Herald Sun / Posted 29 days ago
of the republic they died to save.” There was renewed interest in the Bixby letter after it was read in the 1998 film Saving Private Ryan. It also sparked a new round of debate centring on Lincoln’s authorship and the fate of Bixby’s... Read more
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News.com.au
Clue could unlock 150-year-old letter mysteryof the republic they died to save.” There was renewed interest in the Bixby le
News.com.au / Posted 29 days ago
of the republic they died to save.” There was renewed interest in the Bixby letter after it was read in the 1998 film Saving Private Ryan. It also sparked a new round of debate centring on Lincoln’s authorship and the fate of Bixby’s... Read more
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CNET
War epic 'Dunkirk' has a stopwatch where a heart should beor defeated through conspicuous heroism, "Dunkirk" almost doesn't feel like a w
CNET / Posted 29 days ago
or defeated through conspicuous heroism, "Dunkirk" almost doesn't feel like a war movie like "The Longest Day" or "Saving Private Ryan". By stripping context from the characters and from the historical situation, "Dunkirk" becomes so... Read more
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