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3 War Stories That Deserve to be Movies: Vietnam edition

Hollywood seems to be running out of ideas, as they remake movies over and over. This is puzzling considering the amount of captivating true stories that already exist. Undoubtedly, there have been a lot of amazing war movies that have been based on true events. Movies, based on true events, like Lone Survivor, 12 Strong, …

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Best lines from movie Drill Instructors

If you served in the military, chances are you’ll never forget your Drill Instructor, Drill SGT or RDC. Regardless of your branch, we all regaled our loved ones and friends with spot on impressions of the most memorable moments. However, Hollywood has only recreated this perfectly on a few occasions, and here is our list …

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NASA Wants a Space Hero. Who Would Hollywood cast?

If you haven’t already heard about NASA’s recent search to hire a Planetary Protection Officer, you must not care about your planet. If you don’t care about that, then you probably don’t care about your country and when secret alien invaders do come, we hope they enslave you first! But maybe the person who lands this …

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“RAMPAGE” aka Turkish Rambo is the Best Worst Movie You’ll See

Ah, the B-movie. One of my personal guilty pleasures. I’ve spent many a night with the Mystery Science Theater 3000 gang, pizza, and a couple beers. There’s a real art to making a movie so bad it’s good, and of all the terrible “action” movies I’ve seen, this one might just win first place. “Rampage” …

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VetTV: Finally, Content by Veterans, for Veterans

With just over two days to go before their Kickstarter deadline, the team behind VetTV weren’t sure if they would make it to their goal. “50 hours [before the deadline], I remember sitting on a conference call with the team… one of our guys sent out an email blast,” Dan Coon, the Ops Manager for …

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5 epic military movie mistakes

For decades, Hollywood has been making military-based films that have touched Americans with great characters and stunning imagery. Not every movie has a high budget, but it’s the attention to detail that veterans respect when their branch is accurately represented on the big screen. But still, some filmmakers get it wrong. So here’s a simple list …

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The Marine Corps wants an ‘R2D2’ robot for every squad

QUANTICO, Va. — A Marine infantry squad with its own “Star Wars” drone. A combat unit in the field making its own spare parts with a 3-D printer. A truck that tells its operators when it needs maintenance. These are a few of the innovative concepts a panel of senior Marine Corps leaders on Sept. 27 said …

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Gene Wilder Dies At 83 After Long and Exceptional Career [Video]

Actor Gene Wilder passed away at his home in Stanford, Connecticut on Monday August 29th of complications from Alzheimer’s disease.  He was 83 years old. He was perhaps best known for his role as Willy Wonka in the eponymous film Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, but he had a long and storied career with many memorable …

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Hacksaw Ridge

New trailer for WWII epic “Hacksaw Ridge” tells the story of a heroic Army medic

Mel Gibson has returned to the director’s chair after a 10-year hiatus with the WWII epic “Hacksaw Ridge.” The film tells the tale of real-life Army medic Desmond Doss. Torn between his conscientious objection to violence and his desire to serve his country in its time of greatest need, Doss joined the Army as a medic …

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Range 15 Review

I went to see the new movie from the guys at Ranger Up and Article 15 last night, Range 15 but before I get in to the review, I’ve got to go a bit old man on something. I don’t go to movie theaters for movies very often. I’ve got a great drive-in theater located …

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