Hamburger Hill

Hamburger Hill

bloody Viet Nam battle over strategically worthless objective (1969). [Am. Hist.: Van Doren, 631]
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troops gave their lives in the battle to take Hamburger Hill, a piece of land that we soon abandoned.
He kicked off his career in 1987 with an action-drama called "Hamburger Hill," spent some time on the screen with Sally Field, Dolly Parton and Julia Roberts in "Steel Magnolias" in 1989, fell in love in 1992's "Jersey Girl," shared the holiday spirit with "Miracle on 34th Street" in 1994, and had roles on shows like "Will & Grace" and "Ally McBeal." He also lead TV series like "The Practice," "The Grid," "Big Shots," Dark Blue," "Hostages" and his most recent, the crime-thriller series "Stalker." It appears he's ready for some laughs after that last one and his new role as a deviant pilot is the way to do that.
There were a host of big movies showing at North East cinemas, including Beverly Hills Cop II, Empire of the Sun, Hamburger Hill and The Witches of Eastwick.
|AT THE CINEMA: There were a host of big movies showing at North East cinemas, including Beverly Hills Cop II, Empire of the Sun, Hamburger Hill and The Witches of Eastwick.
Fortunately, I survived 11 brutal, bloody assaults up Hill 937, Hamburger Hill. I will never forget the courage and sacrifice of the men with whom I served in Vietnam.
Players can enjoy a variety of imaginative game zones, including hamburger hill, siege of Stirling castle, the village and the Alamo.
That led to feature film roles in Hamburger Hill (1987) and Colors (1988).
Kael notes that Hamburger Hill "has great decency; it joins together terror and thoughtfulness" ("No Shelter" 355).
On Hamburger Hill, he earned the Bronze Star and an Army Commendation Medal, but he brought much more than decorations home with him.
Bob Harkins, led the same regiment four decades ago in Vietnam during Operation Apache Snow, more commonly known as the Battle of Hamburger Hill.
Lewis looks at the ways Hollywood solidified the stereotype, noting that even explicitly antiwar stories, such as the movies Platoon and Hamburger Hill and the TV show M'A'S'H, managed to reinforce the idea that protest was a middleclass endeavor.
The crouching beast; a United States Army lieutenant's account of the Battle for Hamburger Hill, May 1969.