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 Lieutenant) August 01, 2016

Seventy-five years ago—May 20, 1941 to be exact—Lt. Commander Ian Fleming checked into the swanky Palacio Hotel in Estoril, Portugal's version of the Côte d'Azur.  He signed in with his real name—Ian Lancaster Fleming—and listed his occupation as "Government Official."  The less than subtle...read more

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"It should have been a turkey shoot for the U.S. Navy."

Few words are more disheartening to Americans than FDR's "day of infamy," and few photos more provocative than the...read more

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'Hacksaw Ridge' is the extraordinary true story of Desmond Doss [Andrew Garfield] who, in Okinawa during the bloodiest battle of WWII, saved 75 men without firing or carrying a gun. He was the only American soldier in WWII to fight on the front lines without a weapon, as he believed that while...read more

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 Lieutenant) July 29, 2016
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The first appearance of the Flying Fortress in film was a Y1B-17 in the 1938 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) production Test Pilot, although for the crash scene a Douglas DC-2 was modified to stand in for the bomber, the...read more

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This is the speech that is given by a German Field Marshall to his men after surrendering to the Americans. This is directly cut from the episode, nothing added nothing taken. 

This is one of the best scenes in "Band of Brothers". When you reveal the humanity in those you...read more

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Ever wonder what WW2 would look like with Imperial Walkers? We did too!. World War R2-D2: Watch this archive footage-style mash-up of WWII and Star Wars. If George Lucas had been the brains behind the Second World War, here’s how it could have unfolded. Sci-fi fans have reacted...read more

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Jo Hedwig Teeuwisse is a great artist but also better historian and researcher. He makes an amazing work. He combines historical pictures with photos made on the exact same spot today. He says us that he try to make people realise that history is all...read more

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Scenes of the awarded series (Emmy and Golden Globe awards in 2001 for best miniseries) are used at the British Army's initial officer training centre, the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst (RMAS), commonly known simply as Sandhurst, and at West Point, the United...read more

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 Lieutenant) June 26, 2016

Absolutely spellbinding film - an incredible movie, and a very well made trailer for that movie directed by Elem Klimov in 1985. This movie is a film that truly captures the experiences and horrors of WWII. It is included among the "1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die", edited by Steven...read more

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