Just how difficult it can still be to address the subject matter of World War II is evident in the response to a three-part German TV series from 2013, "Generation War."
During World War II more than 10,000 Italian Americans living on the West Coast were forced to leave their homes and prohibited from entering coastal zones. More than 50,000 were subjected to curfews. During World War II thousands of Italian-American immigrants were arrested, and hundreds were interned in military camps.
Jun 10, 2022 · American exceptionalism. We were weaned upon it and raised upon it for the past fifty years. It was once our greatest strength: the pride, patriotism, and love for our country combined, giving us a feeling, a knowing, that we could, and would, rise to the challenge. We were Americans.
George Lucas' decision to accept a lower salary on the movie in exchange for full merchandising rights was considered a fool's gamble on his part.Toys based on movies had never been major money-earners (though some movie-toy combinations had done moderate retail returns) because of the long gap between when a movie would go through its theatrical run and when any products based on it would be ...
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During WWII an American destroyer discovers a German U-boat, and in the ensuing duel the American captain must draw upon all his experience to defeat the equally experienced German commander. Director: Dick Powell | Stars: Robert Mitchum, Curd Jürgens, David Hedison, Theodore Bikel. Votes: 11,090
Hideki Tojo (東條 英機, Tōjō Hideki (help · info), December 30, 1884 – December 23, 1948) was a Japanese politician, general of the Imperial Japanese Army (IJA) and convicted war criminal who served as Prime Minister of Japan and President of the Imperial Rule Assistance Association for most of World War II. He assumed several more ...