Vanguard News Network
VNN Media
VNN Digital Library
VNN Reader Mail
VNN Broadcasts

Old February 2nd, 2018 #1
Ray Allan
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2014
Posts: 8,489
Ray Allan
Default 75th anniversary of the end of the Battle of Stalingrad

One of the saddest endings to a movie I've ever seen. After Irina is killed, and Fritz and Hans are slowly freezing to death, Fritz says to Hans, "At least you won't get a sunburn. It's not like the desert--you're sweating all the time, you feel like you're melting like butter. The desert is shit. Except for the stars--it's like they are right there with you."

The translation at the end reads:
"In the battle for Stalingrad, more than 1 million humans died, froze, starved: Russians, Romanians, Italians, Hungarians, Germans, Austrians. The 260,000 soldiers of the 6th Army/91,000 were taken prisoner and after years, only 6,000 of them returned home."

__________________
"Military men are dumb, stupid animals to be used as pawns for foreign policy."

--Henry A. Kissinger, jewish politician and advisor
 
Old February 6th, 2018 #2
Donncha Dennis
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2017
Posts: 220
Donncha Dennis
Default

Yeah I have to say the ending here and the movie Cross of Iron kind of felt fatalistic.
 
Old February 6th, 2018 #3
Ray Allan
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2014
Posts: 8,489
Ray Allan
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Donncha Dennis View Post
Yeah I have to say the ending here and the movie Cross of Iron kind of felt fatalistic.
Cross of Iron was good too, despite some anti-Hitler dialog in it. Practically every World War Jew movie has some.
__________________
"Military men are dumb, stupid animals to be used as pawns for foreign policy."

--Henry A. Kissinger, jewish politician and advisor
 
Reply

Share


Thread
Display Modes


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:31 PM.
Page generated in 0.06144 seconds.