I would agree. From a purely historical standpoint, and as far as getting a really good overview of the scale of the operation, “The Longest Day” does a good job I think.
“Saving Private Ryan” is good, to, but the realism is sort of jarring. That’s not a bad thing, just an observation. Dan > On Sep 3, 2015, at 10:17 AM, Curt Raymond via Mercedes > <email@example.com> wrote: > > From a cinematography standpoint "The Longest Day" is typical of its vintage. > Most of it was shot on a sound stage. "Saving Private Ryan" has a much more > "real" look and of course the sound design is 20 years more advanced. > The stuff with the Duke is pretty sappy too, again typical of his acting > style and the time. > -Curt > > _______________________________________ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com