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    What is Your Favorite War Movie?

    Just curious because I am really into any movie that depicts the Civil War, WWI, WW2, Nam, etc.

    I will put Gettysburg at the top of my list because of it's accuracy to the battle. It also shows equal parts of both sides which is awesome.

    Gettysburg: Lewis Armistead Rallies the Division - YouTube

    Gettysburg Movie the best part - Battle of Little Round Top - YouTube

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    Re: What is Your Favorite War Movie?

    Quote Originally Posted by ItsCyence View Post
    Just curious because I am really into any movie that depicts the Civil War, WWI, WW2, Nam, etc.

    I will put Gettysburg at the top of my list because of it's accuracy to the battle. It also shows equal parts of both sides which is awesome.

    Gettysburg: Lewis Armistead Rallies the Division - YouTube

    Gettysburg Movie the best part - Battle of Little Round Top - YouTube

    Robert E Lee at Gettysburg - YouTube
    So I assume movies about real wars and not Sci-Fi / Fantasy



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    Re: What is Your Favorite War Movie?

    Quote Originally Posted by Daserop View Post
    So I assume movies about real wars and not Sci-Fi / Fantasy
    Throw it in there. Might as well.



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    Re: What is Your Favorite War Movie?

    Apocalypse Now.



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    Re: What is Your Favorite War Movie?

    Saving Private Ryan is pretty awesome. Hits me right in the feels.


    Also, Inglorious Basterds is a war movie, right?


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    Re: What is Your Favorite War Movie?

    Saving private Ryan Ryan for sure. Gettysburg is my most intriguing battle, along with D-Day.



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    Re: What is Your Favorite War Movie?

    The War of the Roses


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    Just kidding

    Patton


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    Re: What is Your Favorite War Movie?

    I'm gonna put in a vote for Full Metal Jacket as well.


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    Re: What is Your Favorite War Movie?

    Bridge On the River Kwai

    Hell in the Pacific. Ya know, with Lee Marvin.

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    Re: What is Your Favorite War Movie?

    Star Wars
    Starship Troopers

    (hey - SciFi was included)


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    Re: What is Your Favorite War Movie?

    Quote Originally Posted by xboxfever View Post
    Apocalypse Now.
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    Re: What is Your Favorite War Movie?

    Band of Brothers if it counts.



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    Re: What is Your Favorite War Movie?

    The Thin Red Line, not really for sure why just is.


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    Re: What is Your Favorite War Movie?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    Band of Brothers if it counts.
    GREAT show, but no, shouldnt count.


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