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Starring Michael J. Fox and Sean Penn, which conflict is the setting for the movie "Casualties
a. Korean War
b. World War I
c. World War II
d. Vietnam War
Vietnam War - The movie was released in 1989.
Based on the 1974 book, what 1977 movie tells the story of the World War II Allied military
operation entitled Operation Market Garden?
a. A Bridge Too Far
b. The Bridge on the River Kwai
c. The Bridge at Remagen
d. The Longest Day
A Bridge Too Far - Directed by Richard Attenborough.
Which of the following actors starred in the 1981 Australian movie Gallipoli?
a. Clint Eastwood
b. Tom Cruise
c. Bruce Willis
d. Mel Gibson
Mel Gibson - The Battle of Gallipoli took place between 25 April 1915 and 9 January 1916, during the
First World War.
Denzel Washington won a Best Supporting Actor Oscar in 1989 for his role in which American
Civil War movie?
a. The Red Badge of Courage
d. Gods and Generals
Glory - The film won three Academy Awards.
Gary Cooper played the role of the most-decorated American soldier of World War I in which
biographical film released in 1941?
a. A Yank in the RAF
b. Yankee Doodle Dandy
c. The Pride of the Yankees
d. Sergeant York
Sergeant York - Gary Cooper won an Oscar for his role of Alvin York.
Released in 1978, which Vietnam War movie starred Robert De Niro , Christopher Walken and John
a. Apocalypse Now
b. The Killing Fields
c. Casualties of War
d. The Deer Hunter
The Deer Hunter - The Deer Hunter won the Academy Award for Best Picture.
The movie "All Quiet on the Western Front" was set in which war?
a. Korean War
b. World War II
c. Vietnam War
d. World War I
World War I - The 1930 film won Academy Awards for Outstanding Production and Best Director.
Which 1998 film tells the story of a group of U.S. soldiers that go behind enemy lines to
retrieve a paratrooper whose brothers have been killed in action?
b. The Longest Day
c. Saving Private Ryan
d. Kelly's Heroes
Saving Private Ryan - Directed by Steven Spielberg and written by Robert Rodat.
Not only did he star in the 1968 film "The Green Beret", he also directed it. Who?
a. James Stewart
b. Gary Cooper
c. Robert Mitchum
d. John Wayne
John Wayne - Starring in 142 pictures during his career, John Wayne was born as Marion Robert Morrison.
What 2008 German biopic tells the story of World War I fighter pilot Manfred von Richthofen?
a. Red Tails
b. Von Richthofen and Brown
c. The Red Baron
The Red Baron - Directed by Nikolai Mullerschon.
Oliver Stone won an Academy Award for directing which 1986 blockbuster war movie?
a. Good Morning, Vietnam
b. We Were Soldiers
c. Full Metal Jacket
Platoon - The movie stars Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe and Charlie Sheen.
Directed by Wolfgang Petersen, which 1981 movie tells the story of a of a WWII German U-boat
and its crew?
a. Run Silent, Run Deep
b. Das Boot
d. Torpedo Run
Das Boot - The movie has grossed over $190.2 million worldwide.
Which of the following movies dramatizes the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor during World War
a. Flags of Our Fathers
b. Enemy at the Gates
c. Tora! Tora! Tora!
d. From Here to Eternity
Tora! Tora! Tora! - The movie was released in 1970.
Who played the role of Napoleon in the 1971 movie "Waterloo"?
a. James Coburn
b. Elia Kazan
c. Rod Steiger
d. Anthony Quinn
Rod Steiger - The film used 15,000 Soviet foot soldiers and 2,000 cavalrymen as extras.
Set during World War I, what 1957 film stars Kirk Douglas as Colonel Dax?
a. Paths of Glory
c. East Lynne on the Western Front
d. All Quiet on the Western Front
Paths of Glory - The movie tells the story of four French soldiers who are executed for mutiny.
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