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Thread #92616   Message #3213050
Posted By: GUEST,Lighter
26-Aug-11 - 12:53 PM
Thread Name: Songs about World War I
Subject: RE: Songs about World War I
Dick, I had the same impression when I saw it on the big screen in 1969.

American critics didn't "get" it and still don't. My English professor (who specialized in film) said, "It's obviously about Vietnam. But a Vietnam movie should be set in Vietnam."