Das Boot

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  1. Napoleon V2

    Napoleon V2 New Member Banned User

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    Have you ever seen this film?
    It's very awesome in my opinion.
    [video=youtube;2iMWb8nEOG4]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2iMWb8nEOG4&feature=related[/video]
     
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    excellent
     
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    Mlaw Quite Contrarian Gold

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    Germany used to make some pretty awesome movies, not so much lately
     
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    Jah
     
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    Napoleon V2 New Member Banned User

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    I just watched it last night and was amazed. I can't think of anything more terrifying than being on a U-Boat that flooding and falling to the ocean floor.
     
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    it has nothing to do with footwear.
     
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    Thats because all the Jews are in the USA.

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    greasy germans.
     
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    being locked in a room with a couple of the broads in this forum
     
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    [video=youtube;IiNYmiM0Nfw]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IiNYmiM0Nfw[/video]
     
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    There was only one Nazi U-96 in the film.
     
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    Great film...saw it on blu-ray a while ago...looked and sounded great.
     
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    The video game Silent Hunter is a very realistic U-Boat simulator. It can be fun.
    [video=youtube;iY0lBjrlfT0]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iY0lBjrlfT0[/video]
     
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    I watched it on Netflix but I think I may have to invest in the Blu Ray.
     
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    Is in my top 10 war movies. I love it.
     
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    Side story. Filming of that movie had to be suspended because Steven Spielberg took that sub so he could use it in Raiders of the lost Ark.
     
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    Me too...it takes it's time with the story and character development...and, technically brilliant, too.
     
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    It really gives you that intense feeling of claustrophibia and panic of having the shit bombed out of you when you are a couple of hundred feet underwater.
     
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    Depending on the sources, Germany lost between 700 to 778 U-boats during the war. Probably with a loss of 98% of the crews.