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Which one do you think is the greatest war movie in history?

Discussion in 'Polls' started by sam001, Mar 11, 2010.

  1. dahermit

    dahermit Well-Known Member

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    I saw Generation Kill...What does that have to do with a "series"?
     
  2. Bezukhov

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    Amen. Midway was another. I prefer the ones that treat the subject like the history that it is.
     
  3. steveox

    steveox Well-Known Member

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    Full Metal Jacket..
     
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    Shawn of the Dead. Lol.
     
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    Most of what I see here are "newer" movies. Hands down, the greatest war movie of all time is PATTON. George C. Scott did a masterful job portraying "old blood and guts".
     
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    It was not a movie...just like Band of Bro's...it was a mini Series on HBO.
     
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    Full Metal Jacket
    Das Boot
    Gettysburg
    Saving Private Ryan
    a special nod to Schindlers List-disturbing but so real as to garner much thought
     
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    Of the few i have seen i think THE GREAT ESCAPE is by far the best :)
     
  9. Whispers

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    My 10 favorites in random order.

    The Bridge on the River Kwai
    All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
    Saving Private Ryan
    Apocalypse Now
    Patton
    The Longest Day
    Das Boot
    The Deer Hunter
    Battleship Potemkin
    The Guns of Navarone
     
  10. steveox

    steveox Well-Known Member

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    This my favorite scene from Full Metal Jacket
     
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