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    One of my favourite mini-series ever. The pacific wasn't as good.

    Who else is a fan?

    ps. if you haven't watched it you should.

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ehwsOL04og]Band of Brothers Official Trailer - YouTube[/ame]
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    Yeah, it's brilliant. I did enjoy the Pacific but it was nowhere near as good.
    Band of Brothers is based on a book of the same name written by Steven Ambrose, you should read it I you haven't already. His other books, Citizen Soldiers and D-Day are also awesome.


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    Yep HUGE fan of this! - watched it acouple of times...as you guys said the pacific wasnt as good...I have always been a big fan of war movies, or learning about war...love seeing things about world war 2 (Mainly the fighting in europe) and also vietnam....would love to see them make one about vietnam...would be epic!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Joel View Post
    Yep HUGE fan of this! - watched it acouple of times...as you guys said the pacific wasnt as good...I have always been a big fan of war movies, or learning about war...love seeing things about world war 2 (Mainly the fighting in europe) and also vietnam....would love to see them make one about vietnam...would be epic!
    i think it will be a while to make another one.

    There is one set in modern day warfare that is very similar to band of brothers what ive head, i just forget the name.
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    Awesome series. Probably one of favourite ever. Managed to borrow the DVD's about 8 years ago from a friend and watched the whole lot in 2 days when I had my appendix out.
    Enemy at the Gates is another good one.
    I agree The Pacific was a letdown.
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    Dude, thanks for reminding me, good series, was hopeign the pacific would have more about Aussies in it.

    'enemy at the gates' was on last night, fuck thats a good movie.


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    Thinking about buying the pacific and re-watching it...I sort of half-ass watched it last time....
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    Quote Originally Posted by buddy View Post
    i think it will be a while to make another one.

    There is one set in modern day warfare that is very similar to band of brothers what ive head, i just forget the name.
    Generation Kill
    It's also brilliant. If you like war movies and the like, especially stuff from the grunts perspective then you'll enjoy it.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Leeroy View Post
    Generation Kill
    It's also brilliant. If you like war movies and the like, especially stuff from the grunts perspective then you'll enjoy it.
    Yep loved generation kill!
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