Saving Private Ryan. . saving private ryan Tom Sizemore was battling a drug addiction during production. Steven Spielberg gave him an ultimatum that he would be Ace
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Tom Sizemore was battling a drug addiction during production. Steven Spielberg gave
him an ultimatum that he would be blood tested on the set every day of filming, and if
he failed the test once he would be fired and the part of Iorveth would be recast
and fershot with someone else
In the version of the movie, one of the actors, himself a
German veteran of the Normandy invasion, couldn' t deal with emotional
realism of the film and dropped out and had to be replaced
a the principal actors underwent several days of grueling army training _ except
for Matt Damon, who was spared so that the other actors would resent him, and
would convey that resentment in their performances
The two 'German' soldiers who are shot trying to surrender were speaking Czech.
They were saying, "Please don' t shoot me, I am not German, I am Czech, I didn' t
kill anyone, I am Czech!" They were members of what the Germans called sst
Battalions, mostly Czech and Polish were taken prisoner in eastern European
countries invaded by Germany and forced into the German army
The Omaha Beach scene cost million to shoot and involved up to 1000
extras, some of whom were members of the Irish Army Reserve. Of those
extras, 2030 of them were amputees issued with prosthetic limbs to
simulate soldiers having their limbs blown off
Cinemas were instructed to up the volume when they showed the film
as the sound effects play such a crucial part in its overall effect
Neil Patrick Harris was considered for the role of Private Ryan
Two of the landing craft used in the Omaha Beach
scenes were actually in use in World War II
Gunfire sound effects heard in the film were recorded from actual gunfire with
live ammunition fired from authentic period weapons, recorded at a live fire
machine gun range near Atlanta, Georgia
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#3 - starmandx (05/25/2014) [+] (10 replies)
They should have czeched those Czech soldiers' backrounds before killing them
They should have czeched those Czech soldiers' backrounds before killing them
User avatar #12 to #3 - psychadelicace ONLINE (05/25/2014) [-]
You really should of Czeched yourself before you Shreked yourself
#9 - blastros (05/25/2014) [+] (3 replies)
Paint skills = over 11
#19 - pappathethird (05/25/2014) [+] (5 replies)
Can you do a post about this movie as well?
#35 - doctorprofessornv (05/25/2014) [+] (7 replies)
The beach scene was easily one of the most intense and emotionally powerful movie scenes I have ever witnessed.
#83 - mikasuh (05/26/2014) [+] (9 replies)
The best part of this whole film.
The best part of this whole film.
#86 to #83 - nocta (05/26/2014) [-]
i didnt made it
i didnt made it
#22 - serotonin (05/25/2014) [+] (37 replies)
Saving private ryan has by far scariest scene in movie history.   
 Scene is when that German they set free is killing one of them with knife "shhhh...shhhh".   
   
MFW just thinking about it
Saving private ryan has by far scariest scene in movie history.
Scene is when that German they set free is killing one of them with knife "shhhh...shhhh".

MFW just thinking about it
#39 - RiflemanFunny (05/25/2014) [+] (15 replies)
What angers me the most about this movie is that it LOST best picture to Shakespeare in Love......
What angers me the most about this movie is that it LOST best picture to Shakespeare in Love......
#8 - nexuser (05/25/2014) [+] (7 replies)
Why didn't they just increase the audio of the scene in the editing stage?
#122 - I Am Monkey (05/26/2014) [-]
Obligatory.
Obligatory.
#53 - deathweaver (05/26/2014) [-]
Great movie, but does anyone know the German vet that had to be replaced?
Great movie, but does anyone know the German vet that had to be replaced?
#33 - MasterManiac (05/25/2014) [+] (1 reply)
The actors needed more reasons to resent Matt Damon?

Just kidding, I love Matt Damon.
User avatar #38 - komandantmirkoo (05/25/2014) [+] (1 reply)
i had a great uncle who fought for the germans on the eastern front (he's not even german. he just hated communists). i think his uniform is still at his old house. he said that they lost because the buttons on the jackets were utter **** .
User avatar #82 - assdoreponyfucker (05/26/2014) [+] (2 replies)
I prefer Shaving Ryan's Privates
#181 - gaytard (05/26/2014) [+] (3 replies)
this movie is just a product of jewish propaganda

daily reminder that the truenemies in the great war wasnt the nazis, it was the jews. they exagirated the holocaust in greta means so they could have israel for themselves
#186 to #181 - smokingman (05/26/2014) [-]
stay true to your name
#136 - nigerotte (05/26/2014) [+] (11 replies)
they forgot to add that the ammo used could destroy tanks
they forgot to add that the ammo used could destroy tanks
#172 - fagnut (05/26/2014) [-]
MFW tom hanks died
MFW tom hanks died
User avatar #130 - elijahhaha (05/26/2014) [+] (1 reply)
If they cast Neil Patrick Harris it would of been called saving Ryans privates i'm sorry
User avatar #7 - subjectesixseven (05/25/2014) [-]
damnit, now I have to watch it again
User avatar #242 - hllodisizspoderman (06/08/2014) [-]
The Czech/Polish soldiers gave me a sad.
User avatar #105 - konradkurze (05/26/2014) [+] (12 replies)
so many millions put into the movie to make usa look like a comic book superhero, and anyone who actually knows anything about ww2, like my russian friends and myself still see the errors crystal clear

was good to watch but more errors than windows 95 programming
User avatar #127 to #105 - derpwolf ONLINE (05/26/2014) [-]
History is a *********** of facts masked in opinions coated in propaganda.
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