new WWII movie

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  1. Thorlifter

    Thorlifter Well-Known Member

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    We have discussed this film in other threads. This trailer looks good. The Rosenthal photo is one that still puts a lump in my throat and has such a powerful effect.
     
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    Yeap cant wait to see this movie. The book is really good as well.
     
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    I have the book, want to read it, but the navy keeps giving me stacks of pubs to read!
     
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    Ah, sorry for the duplication. I looked around but didn't see it. :oops:
     
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    is there any more info about that photo because i wouldn't be at all supprised hear it was staged not long after the capture of the island............
     
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    the original raising of the flag was not photographed but it was done again soon after for the photo . This is the second movie on that subject the fiirst was about Ira Hayes one of the guys who helped raise it and his subsequent tragic life
     
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    well my apologies it just proves my security clearance . I was cleared up to rumour
     
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