"Unbroken" - a WW2 film coming in December

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  1. syscom3

    syscom3 Pacific Historian

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    I cannot wait, I loved the books.
     
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    Nice post, sys :)
    It reminds me of Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence and I can't wait either!
     
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    Looking forward to it.
     
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    syscom3 Pacific Historian

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    That looked to be a good film too.
     
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    Thanks, sys.
    It has been almost 70 years since the war was over.
    I feel it interesting to understand the different experience and viewpoint from the other side.
     
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    I have heard terrific things about his film.
     
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    Looks good! I'll have to keep an eye out for it.
     
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    The book was amazing. Louie had one heck of a life, and I am glad to see his story get the attention it is getting. I think I found the Christmas movie Laura and I will be seeing this year on Christmas day.
     
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    I agree, the book is very good, a remarkable guy.
     
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    will be interesting as angelina jolie is the director.
     
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    I think she'll probably do a fine job with it. There actually were two books written about him, the first was by himself. Unbroken (the 2nd) to me was an easier read.
     
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