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Japanese Aircraft Of World War II Documentary

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Battle In The Arctic Seas

Battle in the Arctic Seas by Theodore Taylor is the tragic story of Convoy PQ17 during World War II. The story of PQ17 is tragic and littered with bad decisions made by people hundreds of miles away and added up … Continue reading

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Father Goose

Father Goose is the 1964 Republic Pictures romantic comedy starring Cary Grant, Leslie Caron, Trevor Howard, Jack Good, Sharyl Locke, Pip Sparke, Verina Greenlaw, Stephanie Berrington, Jennifer Berrington, Laurelle Felsette and Nicole Felsette. The movie was directed by Ralph Nelson, … Continue reading

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Operation Petticoat

Operation Petticoat is the 1959 Republic Entertainment military comedy starring Cary Grant, Tony Curtis, Joan O’Brien, Dina Merrill, Gene Evans, Dick Sargent, Virginia Gregg, Robert F. Simon, Robert Gist, Gavin Macleod, George Dunn, Dick Crockett, Madlyn Rhue, Marion Ross, Clarence … Continue reading

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Mister Roberts

Mister Roberts is about life on the U.S.S. Reluctant, a cargo ship better known as the Bucket, during World War II. Mister Roberts is a 1955 film directed by the great John Ford. Mister Roberts stared Henry Fonda (Lt. (j.g.) … Continue reading

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The Devil’s Brigade

The Devil’s Brigade is a movie about the American/Canadian Special Forces unit. The First Special Service Force in World War II. The movie stars William Holden (Lt. Colonel Robert T. Frederick), Cliff Robertson (Major Alan Crown), Vince Edwards (Major Cliff … Continue reading

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The Longest Day

“The Longest Day” is a 1962 movie about D-Day, the June 6, 1944 landings at Normandy France. The cast comprised of one of the largest, if not the largest, international cast ever assembled. The cast was made up of American, … Continue reading

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Kelly’s Heroes

Kelly’s Heroes is about a group of ragtag World War II soldiers who go AWOL to go behind enemy lines and rob a bank. The film has an all-star lineup including Clint Eastwood (Kelly), Telly Savalas (Big Joe), Don Rickles … Continue reading

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The Dirty Dozen

The Dirty Dozen, starring Lee Marvin as Major Reisman, is one of the classic World War II movies. Major Reisman is given the task of infiltrating a German held chateau near Rennes, in Brittany, with a group of twelve soldiers … Continue reading

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