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1

What year did The Patriot get released?

2000

2

Who played Benjamin Martin?

Mel Gibson

3

Who played Colonel William Tavington in The Patriot?

Jason Issaacs

4

What are keys things about Colonel William Tavington in The Patriot?

- Kills Thomas and Gabriel Martin
- Was actually out in battles

5

Who played Gabriel Martin?

Heath Ledger

6

What are keys things about Gabriel Martin?

- Taken by Colonel Tavington for spying
- Eventually killed trying to kill Tavington

7

Who played General Cornwallis in The Patriot?

Tom Wilkinson

8

What are keys things about General Charles Cornwallis in The Patriot?

- British general who was blamed for the British loss
- Oversaw the Confederates in South Carolina
- Stayed in his estate mostly

9

What The Patriot a mix of fictional and historical events?

yes

10

Who directed The Patriot?

Rolan Emmerich

11

Who directed All Quiet On The Western Front?

Lewis Milestone

12

What year was All Quiet On The Western Front released?

1930

13

Who was Kat played by in All Quiet On The Western Front?

Louis Wolheim

14

What are key things about Kat in All Quiet On The Western Front?

- Older veteran of the group
- Good at locating food
- Dies while Paul is carrying him back to camp

15

Who was Paul played by in All Quiet On The Western Front?

Lew Ayres

16

What are key things about Paul in All Quiet On The Western Front?

- Narrator
- Last one alive from class who enlisted

17

Who was Himmelstoss played by in All Quiet On The Western Front?

John Wray

18

What are key things about Himmelstoss in All Quiet On The Western Front?

- Bullied everyone in training
- Proves to be sorry soldier when actually in the field
- Redeems himself by rescuing Haie

19

Who played Kantorek in All Quiet On The Western Front?

Arnold Lucy

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What are key things about Kantorek in All Quiet On The Western Front?

- Hometown schoolmaster who convinces everyone to sign up for war
- Sends them letters depicting them as "Iron Youth"
- Tortured by his former student Mittelstaedt

21

Who played Kemmerich in All Quiet On The Western Front?

Ben Alexander

22

What are key things about Kemmerich in All Quiet On The Western Front?

- Dies from leg amputation in beginning
- Had boots and a nice watch

23

Who played Leer in All Quiet On The Western Front?

Scott Kolk

24

What are key things about Leer in All Quiet On The Western Front?

- Dies from hip wound
- First one to experience sex

25

Who played Peter in All Quiet On The Western Front?

Owen Davis Jr.

26

What are key things about Peter in All Quiet On The Western Front?

- Suffered a severe leg wound
- Resists being taken to the "Dead Room"
- Becomes first soldier to come back from the "Dead Room"

27

Who played Albert Kropp in All Quiet On The Western Front?

William Bakewell

28

What are key things about Albert Kropp in All Quiet On The Western Front?

- One of Paul's last remaining good friends
- Threatens suicide when his leg is amputated at thigh level

29

Who played Mueller in All Quiet On The Western Front?

Russell Gleason

30

What are key things about Mueller in All Quiet On The Western Front?

- Scholarly
- First to receive Kemmerich's soft boots
- Gives the boots to Paul as he dies from a stomach wound

31

What are key things about Tjaden in All Quiet On The Western Front?

- Known for appetite
- Driven by revenge against Himmelstoss

32

What are key things about Joseph Behm in All Quiet On The Western Front?

- Convinced by his classmates to volunteer for war
- First of his classmates to die by wandering helplessly into the line of fire

33

Who directed Gettysburg?

Ron Maxwell

34

What year was Gettysburg released?

1993

35

Who played Lieut. Gen. James Longstreet in Gettysburg?

Tom Berenger

36

What are key things about Lieut. Gen. James Longstreet in Gettysburg?

- Confederate
- Pleads Lee to reconsider fatal decision by Lee
- Gets blamed for loss

37

Who played General Robert E. Lee in Gettysburg?

Martin Sheen

38

What are key things about General Robert E. Lee in Gettysburg?

- Confederate
- Makes fatal mistake of sending Confederate troops across an open field to entrenched Union forces

39

Who played Major General George E. Pickett in Gettysburg?

Stephan Lang

40

What are key things about Major General George E. Pickett in Gettysburg?

- Confederate
- Had no division after Pickett's Charge
- Led fatal final charge under Longstreet

41

Who played Colonel Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain in Gettysburg?

Jeff Daniels

42

What are key things about Colonel Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain in Gettysburg?

- Union
- Led bayonet charge on Little Round Top even though he was badly outnumbered and had little ammo

43

When was Paths of Glory released?

1957

44

Who directed Paths of Glory?

Stanley Kubrick

45

Who played Colonel Dax in Paths of Glory?

Kirk Douglas

46

Who played Corporal Philppe Paris in Paths of Glory?

Ralph Meeker

47

What are key things about Corporal Philppe Paris in Paths of Glory?

Bearded tall gumpy guy who gets executed

48

Who played General George Broulard in Paths of Glory?

Adolphe Menjou

49

What are key things about General George Broulard in Paths of Glory?

Cheery general who Dax tries to blackmail

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Who played General Paul Mireau in Paths of Glory?

George Macready

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What are key things about General Paul Mireau in Paths of Glory?

- Orders artillery on his own men
- Tries to charge 100 soldiers for cowardice
- Succeeds executing 3 soldiers for cowardice