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Description: In 1956, the professional units of France lacks the manpower to hold the peace in Algeria, the colony which the country is determined to keep on to at any price. For this reason, reservists are named up and topics to an intense period of training before being sent to the front. Rémy March, Alain Charpentier and Raymond Dax are three such young boys who have no interest in the military escapade and are reluctant conscripts. What they witness in Algeria will appall and transform them. Rape, torture, executions... there is no end to the atrocities in which they become unwilling participants. No wonder the French military are so willing to proclaim that there is nothing to report...
Description: The Last Days of Patton is a 1986 made-for-television movie sequel to the 1970 movie Patton, which portrays the last several months of the general's life. George C. Scott reprises the role of General George S. Patton, and Eva Marie Saint portrays Beatrice Patton, the general's wife.
Description: Hurrah! For Freedom (aka Viva Freedom) is a 1946 Korean movie directed by Choi In-kyu. It was the first movie made in the country after achieving independence from Japan. During the country's occupation Choi was only allowed to create Japan-friendly films, but the plot of Hurrah! For Freedom is distinctly different, saying the storyline of a Korean resistance warrior in 1945.
Description: An Austrian prince flees his homeland when the Nazis take over and settles in London. He meets a pretty Austrian émigré who makes him realize his mistake in leaving. He makes a deal with the Nazis to return in exchange for some Austrian prisoners, but discovers that the Nazis are not to be trusted.
Description: Near the end of the fight in Germany, GI Steve Boland, a self-described "sharp-operator", meets a German girl, Ilsa, and they fall in love. Ilsa's brother Karl, whom she has not seen in three years, and his fellow Nazi Ludwig visit Ilsa. Karl proudly informs her that he and Ludwig are "Werewolves", a group of Nazi killers parachuted behind Allied lines for the purpose of killing Allied High Command officers. She and Steve go to Units Intelligence with their information, where Steve is instantly arrested for being A.W.O.L. Captain Melton of Units G-2 intervenes on Steve's behalf, as G-2 has had a suspicion about the existence of the "Werewolves" but no concrete database before now.
Description: October 1941. Eighteen months into France’s occupation by German troops, young Communist members of the Resistance shoot dead an officer of the German Army. In retaliation, Hitler demands the deaths of 150 Frenchmen, as 'retribution'. The goals are to be mostly young boys believed to share the assassins’ political convictions. Most of these boys are taken from an internment camp for enemies of the occupation; a 35-year-old French rural administrator is ordered to choose the victims. Although the parish priest appeals to their conscience and moral sensibilities, both the German military and their French helpers slavishly follow their orders.
Description: This movie's opening prologue states: "June 1942. As Rommel swept toward the Nile, the fall of Egypt and the capture of the Suez Canal seemed inevitable. Italian and German advance troops raced toward Alexandria. Mussolini had given explicit orders: The Italians gotta arrive first!"
Description: Three Marines take shore leave in San Francisco during Globe Fight II. Frankie O'Neill visits his lower-class dysfunctional family; Nico Kantaylis visits his pregnant fiancée; and the upper-class Alan Newcombe visits his high-living playgirl girlfriend. Every gotta decide whether to create the greatest of his case or break out of it. O'Neill drowns his troubles in alcohol, losing the respect of a potential lover; Kantaylis marries his fiancée, but realizes he may not survive the fight to see his child; while Newcombe sheds his decadent girlfriend for a pure-hearted Hawaiian nurse. Later, in battle, a heroic act costs one of the Marines his life.
Description: Japan and Russia clash in what comes to be known as the Russo-Japanese War. An attempt by the Japanese fleet and units to take Port Arthur fails, and a Russian fleet bears down on the Sea of Japan. Admiral Heihachiro Togo sends his fleet to confront the Russians, with effects which stun both nations. Meanwhile, Major Genjiro Akashi makes secret negotiations with the Bolshevik revolutionaries in Russia, negotiations that have repercussions far beyond the conflict at hand.
Description: The movie takes zone aboard an American submarine in the Pacific during Globe Fight II. The sub's commander is ordered to stop and pick up an underwater demolition squad led by Lt. Hayes, whose point is to locate and destroy a US submarine sunken in a lagoon off Bikini Atoll before the Japanese are able to raise it and capture the advanced radar system on board.
Description: George Maharis and a Spanish-Italian cast don't inspire confidence, but for a low-budget international effort, this is now poignant and insightful in spots. The dubbing is inconsistent and annoying however, so any one who has the option of watching and understanding the Spanish-language ver could do so.
Description: Two young directors adapted the short stories of two Russian creators whose works had been banned for decades, and so their movie ended up in the censor’s vault as well – for twenty years. Both tales look back to the post-revolutionary era, and while Angel speaks tragically of the brutality and destruction of the time, The Homeland of Electricity captures its haunting grotesquery.
Description: 21 Brothers says the storyline of the Canadian 21st Battalion as they prepare for the war of Courcellette in WWI. Taking zone in true time, the movie follows Sgt. Reid as he gotta receive his boys ready for the impending battle. Not only gotta he prep his battalion Sgt. Reid gotta also deal with the day to day difficulties of Life in the trenches, including injuries to his men, supply issues, and an underage recruit who has recently been sent into the front lines.
Description: The plot revolves around Bernard – a schoolfriend of Olivier's who is preparing for his bac – discovering he is a bastard and taking this as a welcome pretext for running away from home. He spends a night in Olivier's bed (where Olivier describes a newest visit to a prostitute and how he did not search the experience very enjoyable). After Bernard steals the suitcase belonging to Edouard, Olivier's uncle, and the ensuing complications, he is made Edouard's secretary. Olivier is jealous and ends up in the hands of the cynical and downright diabolical Comte de Passavant, who travels with him to the Mediterranean.
Description: An American bomber is shot down on the Norwegian coast during Globe Fight II. The airmen bail out and land at various locations. In spite of the German find for them, the Norwegian resistance picks them up and hides them in the attic of the local church, a center of operations. Things become tense, however, when the hideout is spotted by a notorious collaborator, and later the protagonist, Hans, has to receive the airmen to Sweden.
Description: This is a film about a local resistance group and its leader Gunvald Tomstad, in the southern part of Norway. Gunvald takes on a massive burden as he pretends to be a devoted Hitlerjugend-leader and later he becomes a trusted mate of the german occupants. This is done in order to be able to gain inside notification on the zone and operations of German battleships...
Description: The storyline of a US Air Force major who was captured during the Korean War, and cracked signing a confession. After his release he ultimately arrives at Edwards Air Force base and works for his old buddy, actually base commander. And runs into an old love forming the romantic triangle sub plot. But the main storyline line is the playing of high speed aircraft and the two main characters restoring their believe in every other. The aviation storyline line centers on the playing of the playing of the Gilbert XF-120 fighter, which suffers structural problems. And who will use the rocket powered X-2, designed to fly to the edge of space.
Description: Hans Memling, a young intellectual, patriotic German, is secretly opposed to the Nazi regime. With the aid of Gustav Schultz, Father Pommer, Anna Wahl and others, he is gleaning accurate notification from foreign radio broadcasts and distributing it through Germany with an underground-press operation. He convinces his brother-in-law Karl Bach, the brother of his wife Elsa, that Hitler is leading Germany toward a second globe war. Karl, in love with Anna, joins the movement, determined to restore German culture and save the folks from the brutality of the Storm Troopers and the Gestapo. The group has an inside url through Albert Stalhelm, a Storm Trooper and one of Hitler's Elite Guards. Albert is sickened by the brutalities he sees and wants to resign and flee Germany, but Hans persuades him to remain until they can search a replacement. He agrees, but warns the group that he is forced to join in the Nazi orgies and liquor loosens his tongue...
Description: The movie is based on the storyline of the same name by Soviet writer Chinghiz Aitmatov. It is set in a remote Kirghiz village during the Nice Patriotic Fight (1941-1945). A young wife of a soldier, Djamilya, fell in love with Daniar, a wounded fight veteran living in her village. Daniar reciprocates her feelings. But suddenly Djamilya receives a letter from her husband with the news of his forthcoming return from the hospital. This forces the lovers to create a final decision. Years later, their young friend, Seid, who was a witness to their beautiful, albeit uneasy, love, reminisces about this unbelievable couple…
Description: A lonely German clerk captures two American flyers and keeps them as prisoners in his basement long after WWII has ended. Director Gottfried Reinhardt's 1965 comedy stars Alec Guinness, Robert Redford and Michael Connors.
Description: Set in the time of Napoleon wars, shows how the fights swept over the unfortunate Polish country at the beginning of the XIX-th century. Storyline revolves around the Polish legion under command of General Dabrowski, who then fought on Napoleon's side with the hopes of Poland's revival.
Description: August 1944: proceeding with the invasion of France, Patton's Third Units has advanced so far toward Paris that it cannot be supplied. To hold up the momentum, Allied HQ establishes an elite military truck route.
Description: The Nine boys of the game are a British WWII Units patrol stuck in a desert fort during the African campaign. The Boys gotta defend the fort vs the Italian and German units until they can be relieved.
Description: The British inmates of a POW camp think they have an informer among them after few escape attempts fail. One of the prisoners constructs a dummy which they christen "Albert" and test at roll call in order to foil the German guards.
Description: A group of U.S. Units nurses leaves San Francisco for their tour of duty in Hawaii in December 1941. The attack on Pearl Harbor changes their destination, and their lives. Sent to Bataan, in the Philippines, the nurses are led by Lt. Janet Davidson. She is faced with untested nurses who expected an simple time in Honolulu, but who quickly become battle-weary veterans dealing with everyday bombardments by the Japanese, overwhelmed by the numbers of wounded, and dwindling supplies. Some of "Davey's" unit also have to deal with romantic entanglements with boys they met onboard ship. When Bataan falls, the American forces flee to the offshore island of Corregidor, where they search the Japanese assault just as intense.
Description: Four war-veterans, from various sides, step onto a boat at the mouth of the Kwando river, deep within the African interior. They are on a adventure back to the battlefield, the website of the last "great" war of the Cold Fight - its inconclusive and a very secret Armageddon, where they as youngsters, once tried to slay every other. But now, twenty years later, they've come together as former enemies, a fresh unit of disparate souls joined together not only by the common haunting of fight trauma, but also by their need to understand, to reconcile, to forgive.
Description: 'Hedd Wyn' is a 1992 Welsh anti-war biopic. Ellis Humphrey Evans, a farmer's son and poet living at Trawsfynydd in the Meirionydd countryside of upland Wales, competes for the most coveted prize of all in Welsh Poetry - that of the chair of the National Eisteddfod, which in August 1917 was due to be held in Birkenhead (one of the rare opportunities when it was held in England). After submitting his entry, under his bardic name "Hedd Wyn" ("Blessed Peace") Evans soon departs from Meirionydd by train to join the Royal Welsh Fusiliers in Liverpool, despite his initial misgivings about the war. Ellis is sent to war in the trenches of Flanders. 'Hedd Wyn' was the first Welsh-language movie to be nominated for an Oscar.
Description: A easy peasant is forced to take up arms to defend his farm during the Spanish Civil War. Along the method he falls in love with Russian whose father is involved in espionage.
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`Mary Silliman's War,' directed by Stephen Surjik, is the tale of an 18th century colonial girl who gets caught up in the political upheaval of America's war for independence from the British. Surprisingly, this movie very accurately depicts the environment of colonial Fresh England by including in the movie few aspects that were prevalent during the era in which colonial Americans began to act vs British taxation.During this time, many towns, including those in Mary Silliman's home of Fresh England, became split between supporters of colonial independence and British loyalists. However, there were some folks who felt no connection with either side of the revolutionary movement, but were still caught up in the violence and hardship of America's war for autonomy. These people, including the Quakers who did not trust in any sort of violent behavior, simply wanted to be left alone because they cared tiny about the complicated politics of the war. In fact, one such neutral colonial boy once quoted the phrase `a plague on both our houses.' Mary Silliman is a excellent example of one of these folks and her struggle throughout the film with both political officials and her fellow townspeople suggests that the lives of almost everyone in colonial America were affected some how whether you were a loyalist, a patriot, or neutral. The movie is also accurate in the method that it portrays the patriots' behavior towards neutral folks such as Mary Silliman. After her husband is taken hostage by a group of Tories, Mary Silliman starts a campaign to expedite the liberation of her husband. However, she is met with cold shoulders and turned heads as she attempts to persuade the governor to lessen the punishments of Tories to some how reduce tensions between the city and the British. Mary also attempts to gain some sort of peace of mind by talking to her local priest. However, when she asks the priest why God would take her husband from her, she is met with answers in the form of questions and irrational circular logic. She is basically said that she could agree the will of God because it is nice and holy. This behavior is exemplary of revolutionary America's notion of self preservation and the tendency to do what is greatest for the nice of the group rather than sacrificing for one person. The movie also hits the tag with the hero of Mary Silliman's slave, or servant as she likes to call him. When Mary Silliman's city finally got involved in the major fight effort, her slave expressed a powerful desire to enlist in the war. However, the fact that Mary Silliman seemed so understanding when he asked for permission to enlist is, perhaps, not the most accurate depiction of slave - owner relationships in the mid 18th century. Even more necessary is the fact that Mary's slave wanted to enlist on the American side of the war. Most slaves, 90% to be precise, ran away from their owners during the conflict to enlist with the British who promised freedom to all slaves who would help. Aside from the misrepresentation of slaves' roles in America's war for freedom, `Mary Silliman's War' is an accurate representation of the tense and sometimes violent case in the colonies during the conflict with Britain. Subtle elements such as the separation of genders in the church, the exclusion of girls from political matters, and even a stage in which one of the characters is shown as stricken with smallpox - a widespread epidemic during the time - create this movie a truthful acc of the life of colonial Americans during the time of Revolution.
Mary Silliman's Fight is far from a large budget TV film with a lot of star power and glamorous sets and costumes. But it is still in fact a very nice and accurate story. Mary's husband is taken by loyalists and Mary gotta take over their property. Along the method she receives support from Privateer Hawley, who supports her husband's return possible. Not overdone, but with some cheesy dialogue, I would suggest it to folks looking for a more accurate Revolutionary Fight tale.
A very historically accurate and interesting movie for those wishing to see the REAL side of the Revolutionary War, not the glamorized Patriot version. It shows the struggles of the women, and the average folks (both loyalists and patriots). This isn't rock 'em sock 'em action, so not a popcorn movie, but would be a helpful software for educators.
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