History NightmareFuel / SavingPrivateRyan

26th Nov '17 4:21:25 AM TairaMai
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* James "Scotty" Doohan, D-Day vet who lost a middle finger and was shot during the operation, in an interview, when asked about the opening sequence remarked simply "Yes, that's exactly what it was like." Well... [[PrecisionFStrike Fuck.]]

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* [[{{Creator/JamesDoohan}} James "Scotty" Doohan, Doohan]], D-Day vet who lost a middle finger and was shot during the operation, in an interview, when asked about the opening sequence remarked simply "Yes, that's exactly what it was like." Well... [[PrecisionFStrike Fuck.]]
24th Oct '17 2:46:11 PM thatmadork
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* There's also the scene where Mellish [[spoiler:gets into a hand-to-hand fight with an SS soldier, and ''loses'' by getting stabbed in the chest by a combat knife. Slowly overpowered, the knife slowly sinking into his chest until he bleeds to death.]]
** More so if you [[BilingualBonus understand German]], [[spoiler:as the SS soldier is telling Mellish to stop struggling so that his death will be easier.]]

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* There's also the scene where Mellish [[spoiler:gets into a hand-to-hand fight with an SS soldier, and ''loses'' by getting stabbed in ''loses'', with the chest by a combat knife. Slowly overpowered, the German overpowering him with his knife slowly sinking the blade slowly into his Mellish's chest until as he bleeds to death.]]
** More so if you
convulses and gasps and then goes limp as his life leaves him.]] Worse, [[spoiler:the soldier leaning in close [[BilingualBonus understand German]], [[spoiler:as the SS soldier is telling Mellish and whispering to stop struggling so that his death him in German]]: "Give up! You have no chance, let's end this! [...] It's much easier for you, it's much easier for you. You'll see, it will be easier.]]over quickly. Shhh... Shhh..."]]
20th Oct '17 5:38:47 AM jkrfan7
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** More so if you [[BilingualBonus understand German]], [[spoiler:as the SS soldier is, with a slight mocking tone, telling Mellish to stop struggling so that his death will be easier.]]

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** More so if you [[BilingualBonus understand German]], [[spoiler:as the SS soldier is, with a slight mocking tone, is telling Mellish to stop struggling so that his death will be easier.]]
1st Oct '17 8:21:21 PM Rmpdc
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[[caption-width-right:350:"Mama... MAMAAAA..."]]

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[[caption-width-right:350:"Mama... MAMAAAA..."]]
AGGGGHHHHHHH!!!"]]
27th Aug '17 1:59:23 PM LTR
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* Also [[FacialHorror the unfortunate radioman]] next to Captain Miller on Omaha.

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* Also [[FacialHorror the unfortunate radioman]] next to Captain Miller on Omaha.Omaha Beach.
* Several men graphically drown in the water due to their gear packs weighing them down, while trying to get them off.
* One of the landing craft unknowingly drops its ramp right in middle of the field of fire from an MG nest, not a single man aboard makes it to the beach alive.
* James "Scotty" Doohan, D-Day vet who lost a middle finger and was shot during the operation, in an interview, when asked about the opening sequence remarked simply "Yes, that's exactly what it was like." Well... [[PrecisionFStrike Fuck.]]



* Several men at Omaha Beach graphically drown in the water due to their gear packs weighing them down, while trying to get them off.
* James "Scotty" Doohan, D-Day vet who lost a middle finger and was shot during the operation, in an interview, when asked about the opening sequence remarked simply "Yes, that's exactly what it was like." Well... [[PrecisionFStrike Fuck.]]
27th Aug '17 10:00:30 AM ArchTeryx
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** The entire beach was one giant 'murder hole'. The utter failure to provide air cover left the infantry completely out to dry on those beachheads.

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** The entire beach was one giant 'murder hole'. The utter failure to provide air or armor cover left the infantry completely out to dry on those beachheads.
16th Jun '17 8:34:50 PM SithPanda16
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16th Jun '17 7:31:17 PM ArchTeryx
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* Jackson's [[spoiler: death. He's sniping soldiers left and right, and has an open-topped Marder completely pinned down. Then he sees it: The remaining Tiger-A has found his position and is elevating its main gun on him. He barely has time to yell to his partner to get down before they're both killed. Even though it's quick, there's a shot of the side of his head ''caving in'' as the 88mm shell hits point-blank.]]

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* Jackson's [[spoiler: death. He's sniping soldiers left and right, and has an open-topped Marder completely pinned down. Then he sees it: The remaining Tiger-A has found his position and is '''''is elevating its main gun on him. him.''''' He barely has time to yell to his partner to get down before they're both killed. Even though it's quick, there's a shot of the side of his head ''caving in'' as the 88mm shell hits point-blank.]]
16th Jun '17 7:28:15 PM ArchTeryx
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* Jackson's [[spoiler: death. He's sniping soldiers left and right, and has an open-topped Marder completely pinned down. Then he sees it: A Tiger II has found his position and is elevating its main gun on him. He barely has time to yell to his partner to get down before they're both killed. Even though it's quick, there's a shot of the side of his head ''caving in'' as the 88mm shell hits point-blank.]]

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* Jackson's [[spoiler: death. He's sniping soldiers left and right, and has an open-topped Marder completely pinned down. Then he sees it: A Tiger II The remaining Tiger-A has found his position and is elevating its main gun on him. He barely has time to yell to his partner to get down before they're both killed. Even though it's quick, there's a shot of the side of his head ''caving in'' as the 88mm shell hits point-blank.]]
12th Jun '17 4:10:35 AM ArchTeryx
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* Jackson's [[spoiler: death. He's sniping soldiers left and right, and has an open-topped Marder completely pinned down and unable to elevate its gun on him. Then a Tiger II, which ''can'' elevate, focuses its main gun on him. He barely has time to yell to his partner to get down before they're both killed. Even though it's quick, there's a shot of the side of his head ''caving in'' as the shell hits.]]

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* Jackson's [[spoiler: death. He's sniping soldiers left and right, and has an open-topped Marder completely pinned down and unable to elevate its gun on him. down. Then a he sees it: A Tiger II, which ''can'' elevate, focuses II has found his position and is elevating its main gun on him. He barely has time to yell to his partner to get down before they're both killed. Even though it's quick, there's a shot of the side of his head ''caving in'' as the 88mm shell hits.hits point-blank.]]
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