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Film, DVD, and TV Discuss the latest movies at the theatre and on DVD, as well as what is on TV. ACG film reviews will also be found here.

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Well worth watching - definitely thought-provoking.
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I just watched this movie version of the battle:



I enjoyed it. Thought it a bit unbelievable, but well done overall.
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I just watched this movie version of the battle:



I enjoyed it. Thought it a bit unbelievable, but well done overall.
I didn't like both.
IMHO, Soviet (1989) and German (1993) films were better.
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I watched the wild geese for about the 20th time, it's one of those films that highlighted the mercenary in Africa before we all went PC and called our hired soldiers/killers PMC's, private military contractor.
It's a good film with some well known faces.
Here is a clip of the first days training

http://youtu.be/YT1sG9Nmz3w


And if it works the complete movie is available on you tube.

http://youtu.be/2bXdKZrnv6A

It's an old movie 1978 but in some aspects it shows how some parts of Africa still need the help of foreign countries and for private military companies to help maintain the peace, keep neighbouring countries out and to fight against the rise of Boko harem and Isis.

I hope you watch the film, it was also a main contributor in me enlisting in the army as a junior soldier, I wanted to be like Richard burton, roger Moore or Jack Watson who played the Sgt Major.
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The Martian starring Matt Damon. I saw it today. 10 out of 10. My wife gave it 7 or 8.
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