Robert J Vest wrote: > > Scott Hutchins <[log in to unmask]> on 09/14/98 12:04:41 PM > >> The obvious reason to hate the film is Private Ryan the all-American >> soldier boy that keeps the film from being a truly an anti-war film, as >> do other aspects of the film. > > I must have been seeing a different movie. What possible reason could you > have for 'hating' this movie? (I know you are not the original poster, but > I used your response to reply to the list) The 'all-American soldier boy', > 'a truly anti-war movie'? I may deft here, but I don't get these comments. > Reply off-list if you would like, but I thoughthe movie was a veritible > masterpiece. You're right, Bob. SPR was a masterpiece that no one could reasonably deem to be pro-war. Anyone's reasons for thinking otherwise will be amusing. - Josh ---- Screen-L is sponsored by the Telecommunication & Film Dept., the University of Alabama.