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Flags of Our Fathers (2006)  link to Flags of Our Fathers on IMDb  

Number: 326

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Country: USA, 132 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama, War, History

Director(s): Clint Eastwood

Cast: Ryan Phillippe, Jesse Bradford, Adam Beach, John Benjamin Hickey, John Slattery

Medium: Unknown,

Plot Outline: In 1945, the Marines attack twelve thousand Japaneses protecting the twenty square kilometers of the sacred Iwo Jima island in a very violent battle. When they reach the Mount Suribachi and six soldiers raise their flag on the top, the picture become a symbol in a post Great Depression America. The government brings the three survivors to America to raise funds of war, bringing hope to desolated people, and making the three men heroes of war. However, the traumatized trio has difficulties to deal with the image build by their superiors, sharing the heroism with their mates.

Location: 381

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1