Tag Archives: World War II

  1. Hail the Conquering Hero (1944)

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    November 26, 2014 by smumcounty

    Woodrow (Eddie Bracken) comes from a long line of war heroes. His father “Hinky Dinky” Truesmith was a hero who …
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  2. Battleground (1949)


    April 14, 2014 by smumcounty

    “This story is about, and dedicated to, those Americans who met General Heinrich von Luttwitz and his 47 Panzer Corps …
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  3. The Miracle of Morgan’s Creek (1944)


    November 28, 2013 by smumcounty

    Preston Sturges’ “The Miracle of Morgan’s Creek” (1944) begins with a harried newspaper editor making a frenzied call to the …
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