Top Memorial Day Movies Of All Time
It looks like we will have some rain here in North Carolina for Memorial Day weekend. Plenty of time to stay indoors and remember the fallen through film. Here are the top Memorial Day movies of all time.
Memorial day is the day we honor and remember those men and women who gave the ultimate sacrifice. These heroes lost their lives in the service of their country. Some films do a pretty good job of depicting war time , at least that is what I have heard from veterans.
Here is some Memorial day trivia for ya. Memorial day was first called Decoration Day. It was established by Civil War Union veterans. Decoration Day was first celebrated at Arlington National Cemetery in 1868.
I have heard time and time again that the battle scenes in Saving Private Ryan are about as accurate as any film has come to getting it right. It has been around since 1998 but I stop and watch it every time it comes on television.
American Sniper was made in 2014 and makes the top twenty list according to a survey in Time Out.
The film simply called Memorial Day was made in 2012, quite frankly I have never heard of this one. One of our favorites is Lone Survivor, the true story of a group of Marines in Afghanistan made in 2013.
I have heard from Vietnam Veterans that” We Were Soldiers” gets it right in that Mel Gibson films made in 2002. To learn more about the top twenty Memorial Day films of all time, get details from Time Out right here.
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