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Saving Private Ryan (Steven Spielberg) 18 58.06%
The Thin Red Line (Terrence Malick) 13 41.94%
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06:18 AM on 08/22/13 
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TJ Wells
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"Same Year, Similar Films"
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06:25 AM on 08/22/13 
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The Thin Red Line, easy. Saving Private Ryan is a good film too, but nowhere near the level of The Thin Red Line.
06:25 AM on 08/22/13 
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The Thin Red Line is one of the greatest films ever made, while Saving Private Ryan has some very thrilling sequences ruined by unfortunate present-day bookends and a tendency to attempt to convey uncomfortable patriotism.
06:31 AM on 08/22/13 
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The Thin Red Line is one of the greatest films ever made, while Saving Private Ryan has some very thrilling sequences ruined by unfortunate present-day bookends and a tendency to attempt to convey uncomfortable patriotism.
Those bookends make me wince every single time.
06:31 AM on 08/22/13 
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I really need to see The Thin Red Line again. I'm not a fan of Malick but I do remember liking that film.
06:37 AM on 08/22/13 
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Saving Private Ryan, one of my favorite war films.
07:20 AM on 08/22/13 
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Tetragrammaton
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Those bookends make me wince every single time.

The shots of the flag are particularly humorous.
12:22 PM on 08/22/13 
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Love SPR but there's no way I'd ever vote against TTRL.
01:09 PM on 08/22/13 
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brandon_260
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The Thin Red Line is my favorite film of all time.
07:41 PM on 08/22/13 
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Deciding between these two seems fruitless. Two of the greats.
09:12 PM on 08/22/13 
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TJ Wells
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I know it's been said over and over again, but the entire Normandy scene is some of the most stunning filmmaking you will ever see. They should (and probably do) teach a class just on that sequence.
07:01 AM on 08/23/13 
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Thin Red Line is better but Saving Private Ryan is easily my favorite out of those two.
08:59 AM on 08/23/13 
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TTRL
11:20 AM on 08/23/13 
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Saving Private Ryan, one of my favorite war films.

Same
11:02 PM on 08/23/13 
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TTRL is a better film but I enjoy watching SPR more.



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