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  • morticore
    started a topic [Movie] 9th April

    9th April

    Upcoming Danish war movie about events from 9th April 1940, heroic resistance of Army of Denmark against German invaders. In theory whole campaign lasted 6 hours. In this time small Danish forces demonstrated highest standards of courage and bravery. Their losses are 16 dead and 20 wounded. German losses are 12 armoured cars and 4 tanks damaged or destroyed, infantry casualties were never relased, according to one source Wehrmacht lost 203 men.

    The plot is based on the group of students of NCO's school commanded by colonel H
    Last edited by morticore; 02-04-2015, 05:59 AM.

  • quanbason
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    Danes fighting for freedom against nazis. This will be interesting to watch?

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  • quan4747
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    Super film, kan klart anbefales!

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  • nymets1104
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    Originally posted by morticore View Post
    DVD was relased.
    I watched the movie yesterday and without a doubt it's worth of seeing.
    And it's not an action movie
    Great to hear, I will check this out soon myself.

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  • morticore
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    DVD was relased.
    I watched the movie yesterday and without a doubt it's worth of seeing.
    And it's not an action movie

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  • Tomcat_ha
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    everyone had their own nazi party back then.

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  • morticore
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    You don't know too much about Norway campaign, don't you? Don't look into a nation history through prism of one betrayer...

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  • Zakarro
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    Originally posted by morticore View Post
    Norway was heavily fighting, Sweden was more or less neutral (Krupp steel mean Swedish iron ore...), Finland is long and complicated story
    Norway fighting? Are you kidding me? Norway sucked Hitlers wang and created their own "nazi" party.......

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  • morticore
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    Norway was heavily fighting, Sweden was more or less neutral (Krupp steel mean Swedish iron ore...), Finland is long and complicated story

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  • Zakarro
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    Originally posted by Jank View Post
    Dem helmets tho. I didn't think a helmet could make you look like a milk maid.


    Cool story though, why not - I would be interested in watching it if there's a subtitled version released.
    LOL

    So the rest of scandinavia welcomed mr moustacho while the Danish pwned them for a bit? Good Denmark

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  • morticore
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    Original photo from battle of Denmark:

    recreated for the movie

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  • K98-Sch
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    Originally posted by mrsirr View Post
    I think they still need to make a movie about Germany.
    Like, not to make them look bad, but to show how German troops really acted and how they weren't necessarily really bad people and how they were indoctrinated and whatnot.
    But they'd have to make it reaaaal subtle like.
    Like, subtle enough that all the droolies wouldn't even get it.

    "Unsere M

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  • morticore
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    English trailer
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sOpqfVlqmVo

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  • morticore
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    Originally posted by =GG= Mr Moe View Post
    That looks really interesting, I'm hoping a subtitled version comes out.

    Keep us in formed!
    I'll do my best

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  • mrsirr
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    Originally posted by =GG= Mr Moe View Post
    In other words, don't go all Hollywood...
    Yeah
    So in otherwords, impossible by the laws of physics; at least for 'Merica.
    Everybody else, the ball's in your court.

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