Shooting the Somme: how an iconic film was faked

Shooting the Somme: how an iconic film was faked

Captain_Crusty

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Captain_Crusty submitted a new resource:

Shooting the Somme: how an iconic film was faked - Uncovering the century old secrets of the original film-makers.

'Shooting the Somme' is a book that tells the tale of how the famous war-time film 'The Battle of the Somme' was made. It was the first war film and, purportedly, captured the British attack on the first day of the Battle of the Somme. It was released in the UK and, later, around the rest of the world, even as the battle raged on - 20 million people watched it in the UK alone. Even today, it remains the biggest box office draw in the history of cinema in the UK.

...except that some of it...
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Awol

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25 quid? The obvious answer is to become an Arrse reviewer, get a free copy and then tell everyone else not to buy it while your copy graces your coffee table. ;)
 

Auld-Yin

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25 quid? The obvious answer is to become an Arrse reviewer, get a free copy and then tell everyone else not to buy it while your copy graces your coffee table. ;)
It takes some people a long time to work that one out!
 

Captain_Crusty

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25 quid? The obvious answer is to become an Arrse reviewer, get a free copy and then tell everyone else not to buy it while your copy graces your coffee table. ;)
My coffee table isn't big enough after fifteen years in the reviewing game...
 
"...indeed if everything in his account is true then he has either made a large amount of it up..."

:-?
 
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