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 Lieutenant) November 13, 2016

Tali-Ihantala 1944 is a Finnish war film based on the Battle of Tali-Ihantala. The film was turned to be as real as possible, and only include facts. Åke Lindman, his Director, wanted Finns to remember the sacrifices the soldiers made in those battles.

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 HQ Batallón) November 10, 2016

They used the only working tiger tank in the world, pulled it out of the museum just for this movie. They had the real tanks for 95% of the scenes, and built replicas specifically for when the tanks explode or get knocked out on screen. They made a replica Tiger and replica Shermans to destroy...read more

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Since the epic Band of Brothers miniseries debuted in 2001, there has been a seemingly never-ending supply of published unit histories and personal reminiscences of troopers who served with the 101st Airborne Division. One might ask if the late Donald Rich’s memoirs, while noteworthy, warranted...read more

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 Lieutenant) October 31, 2016

"Lili Marleen" is a German love song performed by Lale Anderson which became popular during World War II throughout Europe and the Mediterranean among both Axis and Allied troops. Written in 1915 as a poem, the song was published in 1937 and was first recorded by Lale Andersen in 1939 as "Das...read more

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 HQ Batallón) October 30, 2016

Probably you had already watched this movie. It's one of the most short films viewed, more than 5.5 millions views. I don't know which one will be reason. Maybe be that it is starring by boys; or that uniforms, weapons, guns, landing ships, scenes, etc. aren't the same as the ones used in the...read more

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 Lieutenant) October 29, 2016

It has gained fame in the English-speaking world due to its usage in the 1965 film Battle of the Bulge. While throughout that film German characters speak English, the song is sung in the original German.

It was composed in June 1933 by Oberleutnant Kurt Wiehle while on his way to...read more

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 Lieutenant) October 29, 2016

“Showdown with a tiger” is one of the most legendary scenes from the very end of the movie, where Kelly, Big Joe and Oddball approach the German Tiger tank in its pure and classic Western-showdown form. 

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Objective, Burma! begins with US general Joseph Stilwell planning the invasion of Burma. "Here's where we start paying back the Japs," he growls, chewing on a cigarette in a dainty holder. Objective, Burma!...read more

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 Lieutenant) October 25, 2016
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Kelly's Heroes is a 1970 war comedy film directed by Brian G. Hutton about a group of World War II American soldiers who go AWOL to rob a bank behind enemy lines. The film stars Clint Eastwood, Telly Savalas, Don Rickles, Carroll O'Connor, and Donald Sutherland...read more

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Dad's Army is a British war comedy film, remake of the classic BBC sitcom Dad’s Army (1968). The new film adaption looks set to stay true to the beloved seventies TV show, which ran for nine series during the 1970...read more

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