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Hacksaw Ridge (2016) Rated R

WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, one of the first conscientious objector who earned Medal of Honor during the Battle of Okinawa. Starring Andrew Garfield, Richard Pyros, Jacob Warner, Hugo Weaving Hacksaw Ridge highlights the battle where Pfc. Doss earned … Continue reading

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The Avengers (2012) Rated PG-13

Earth’s heroes must band together against Loki and his army to save humanity. Starring Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Tom Hiddleston, Clark Gregg, Cobie Smulders, Stellan Skarsgard, Samuel L. Jackson, Gwyneth Paltrow, … Continue reading

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New This Week in Theaters, August 6, 2015

Fantastic Four Rated PG Opens on Friday, August 7 Starring: Miles Teller, Michael B. Jordan, Kate Mara Four young outsiders teleport to an alternate and dangerous universe which alters their physical form in shocking ways. The four must learn to … Continue reading

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Never Wave at a WAC (1953) Rated NR

A divorced socialite joins the Army in hopes that she will be transferred to Paris where her boyfriend is stationed. Unbeknownst to her, her ex-husband is assisting the Army, too. Starring Rosalind Russell, Paul Douglas, Marie Wilson This is a cute film … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Films 2015

 Flags of Our Fathers (2006) Rated R Based on the book of the same name, this World War II drama reconstructs the events surrounding the six U.S. soldiers who were instantly immortalized when they were photographed raising the American flag … Continue reading

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Robin Williams (1951-2014)

(1951-2014)  Aladdin (1992) Rated G When resourceful “street rat” Aladdin falls in love with the sultan’s beautiful, independent daughter, there’s nothing he won’t do to win her heart — including enlisting the help of a scene-stealing genie.  Dead Poets Society … Continue reading

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Shirley Temple Black (1928-2014)

(1928-2014) The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer (1947) Rated NR A high school girl falls for a playboy artist with screwball results. I’ll Be Seeing You (1944) Rated NR A soldier suffering from PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) meets a young … Continue reading

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To Hell and Back (1955) Rated NR

The true story of Audie Murphy, who is the most decorated hero in the Army. Starring Audie Murphy, Marshall Thompson, Charles Drake I  love that this film is realistic and uses real soldiers in the marching scenes. I believe this is … Continue reading

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Thousands Cheer (1943)

Rated NR Acrobat Eddie Marsh gets drafted into the Army but what he really wants is to join the Air Force. To get a transfer he devices a plan to get involved with his commanding officer’s daughter. I loved the story. … Continue reading

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Veteran’s Day Films 2010

Band of Brothers (2001) Rated NR Based on Stephen Ambrose’s best-seller, this Emmy-nominated miniseries profiles the men of Easy Company, the airborne infantry regiment that parachuted into France on D-Day, fought the Battle of the Bulge and captured Hitler’s Eagle’s … Continue reading

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