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Posted by: mackone March 02, 2009 07:00 pm
Hi All,
I just came accross this web site for an independent film about the 94th infantry division...it's set to come out soon and looks good. check out the link below.

http://www.everymanswarthemovie.com/site_index.html

peace,
Drake

Posted by: MMM March 03, 2009 01:29 pm
Seems interesting (I had my graduation thesis on the "Battle of the Bulge" theme). Do u know more about it?

Posted by: mackone March 03, 2009 06:12 pm
I saw an article about it in a small, local paper (the Hillsboro Argus) a few weeks ago.

http://www.oregonlive.com/living/argus/index.ssf?/base/lifestyle/1233084053135900.xml&coll=6

The story was a collaboration between two of the sons of a WWII veteran, Don Smith. I like what Don Smith says about the film: "If it didn't happen exactly that way," said Don Smith, after seeing the film and reading the book, "it should have." I think that says a lot about memory and portrails of historic events. Since the film has a local connection (for me as a Portlander), I'm keeping my eyes open for more information and I'll post something here if I see anything more about it. I ordered the book, so I should get that soon.


Posted by: MMM March 06, 2009 06:16 pm
Maybe you'll tel me how can I get a copy of the movie (bootleg) smile.gif

Posted by: mackone April 01, 2009 05:38 pm
Awe, well, I don't know about bootlegs....The producer said he was going to make arrangements to donate a portion of the proceeds of the film to a TBD charity (my vote is for something along the lines of Wounded Warriors).

I'm going to see it later this month at the Salem Film Festival http://www.salemfilmfestival.com/2009/schedule_17.html as that's close to my home. It's also playing at the Indie Spirit Film Festival in Colorado Springs, CO. I'll let you know what I think.

Posted by: MMM April 08, 2009 12:30 pm
It would be great. Thanks in advance smile.gif

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