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Movie review: 'Lone Survivor' paints an honest, even portrait

...nasty situation and how one guy makes it out alive. The film "Lone Survivor" most reminds me of is the excellent "Black Hawk Down." However, where that film had so many soldiers and so many moving parts and such a complicated path to follow...
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Legion Riders ride again

...said. This ride gathers 500 to 700 motorcyclists, he said. "Even some years the Air Force will send one of their Black Hawk helicopters there with their personnel and partake in that ceremony, too," he said. During the three-day trip they...
Gangsters are back with 'Lawless'

...been around for a decade, cranking out project after project, all the way back to HBO's "Band of Brothers" and "Black Hawk Down." In just over ten years, Hardy's worked on over 30 film projects as well as many live theatrical productions...
Arts & Entertainment
Great FX, action makes 'Battle' win

...close-quarters urban combat, especially "Black Hawk Down," the film I hear it compared...Battle: LA" is not as good as "Black Hawk Down," certainly, but it's in...The difference is that where, "Black Hawk" was completely solid top to bottom...
'Black Hawk Down' recaptures real events

With ''Black Hawk Down,'' producer Jerry Bruckheimer...drained. The film is based on the book ''Black Hawk Down: A Story of Modern War,'' which...rope and plunges 60 feet from one of the Black Hawk helicopters. While the soldiers manage...
Letters to the Editor

...don't have any manners when it comes to being in the public. Jan. 22, we attended the 4:35 p.m. viewing of "Black Hawk Down." My first husband was a Ranger and involved in the planning and carrying out of this mission and several others...

01/31/02Thursday, January 31, 2002 'Black Hawk Down' recaptures real events Art Briefs Marion the Magnet's author drawn to writing book for kids Soldotna artist featured...
Soldotna Elementary

...Master Sgt. William Hall and the personnel from the Army National Guard who visited Soldotna Elementary on Monday with a Black Hawk helicopter. Students were able to speak with the National Guard people and tour the helicopter as they heard a message...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Alaska Newspaper -

...airport, military trucks scan the wide sky with radar and fly fishermen pen angry letters to the editor about low-flying Black Hawk helicopters terrorizing the cutthroat. ''They used to say you had to be a millionaire to live here, but now they...


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