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Old Yesterday, 05:06 PM
 
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I believe because so few in Hollywood served in the military the chances of them making a decent and accurate war movie is very slim. They seem to focus on accuracy of special effects over telling a good story and accuracy of materials and procedures.
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Given the people involved in making it I think that I may have been more disappointed in Heartbreak Ridge than any other war movie. I still can't figure out what the Marine Corps saw in the movie to give it official support after the Army turned Eastwood away.
The part about the Marine calling the Pentagon for air support was true.
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Old Today, 03:57 PM
 
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Pearl Harbor
Top Gun
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Old Today, 05:04 PM
 
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Starship Troopers.
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