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Question: best  war film out of these 6
platoon - 3 (33.3%)
full metal jacket - 0 (0%)
the thin red line - 0 (0%)
zulu - 6 (66.7%)
paths of glory - 0 (0%)
Apocalypse Now - 0 (0%)
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« on: March 27, 2011, 12:00:21 AM »

just some fun im bored lol,there my top 5 whats yours guys.
mine are
platoon
 full metal jacket
 the thin red line
 zulu
 paths of glory
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« Reply #1 on: March 27, 2011, 03:24:05 AM »

None of the above ! But then I'm an old fogey.

1. Bridge on the River Kwai
2. The Great Escape (hope THAT'S going to be an apt choice)
3. The Dirty Dozen
4. M*A*S*H*
5. The Dam Busters
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« Reply #2 on: March 27, 2011, 09:14:41 AM »

Platoon
Band of Brothers (not quite a film though)
Saving Private Ryan
Full Metal Jacket
Hamburger Hill
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« Reply #3 on: March 27, 2011, 02:49:27 PM »

A few more in contention; Guns of Navarone, Where Eagles Dare, Heroes of Telemark, Rommel, any submarine film with Curt Jurgens and any tank film with Telly Savalas and Donald Sutherland
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« Reply #4 on: March 27, 2011, 06:24:51 PM »

Non main forum activity shocker!
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« Reply #5 on: March 27, 2011, 08:39:36 PM »


lol jenga band of brothers was good to also the pacific made in 2010 was good to.
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« Reply #6 on: March 28, 2011, 11:31:40 PM »

Savin private Ryan..., will never get tired of that...
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« Reply #7 on: March 29, 2011, 05:31:24 AM »

yeah jack deffo up there,problem is ive seen it about 20 times lol
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« Reply #8 on: March 29, 2011, 04:12:52 PM »

Toy Story 3. Don't tell me it's not a war film. It is.

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« Reply #9 on: May 27, 2011, 08:29:20 PM »

Surely Where eagles dare has got to be right up there,also dofferent era Waterloo.
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« Reply #10 on: May 27, 2011, 09:48:09 PM »

Gladiator.
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« Reply #11 on: July 20, 2011, 08:37:27 PM »

top5 war films
1) battle of brittain
2) bridge to far
3) good morning vietnam
4)saving private ryan
5) kellys heroes
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« Reply #12 on: September 21, 2011, 10:20:12 AM »

I've got Downfall to watch - meant to be very good.

My top 5;

Platoon
Apolcalypse now
Inglorious Basterds (a bit more light hearted!)
Black Hawk Down
The Great Escape
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