Episode #289: “One last time” | Memphis Belle (1990)

There’s one last mission and then a ticket home. They just have to make it back alive.

Matthew Modine, Eric Stoltz, and John Lithgow star in Memphis Belle.

This continues our “Planes and Trains” month, which includes: Air America, Memphis Belle, Days of Thunder, and Cadillac Man.

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Episode #288: “Anything, Anywhere, Anytime, Professionally” | Air America (1990)

If you need something delivered with very few questions asked, there is a select group of pilots you can call.

Robert Downey Jr. and Mel Gibson star in Air America.

This begins our “Planes and Trains” month, which includes: Air America, Memphis Belle, Days of Thunder, and Cadillac Man.

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Episode #252: “I Love America” | Born On The Fourth of July (1989)

Oliver Stone started his Vietnam trilogy with a look at the horrors of warfare in Platoon, but in this second outing he brings us back home to experience life after hell. Born on the Fourth of July stars Tom Cruise, Willem Dafoe, and Kyra Sedgwick.

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Episode #232: “Give ’em Hell, 54!” | Glory (1989)

When Col. Robert Gould Shaw took command of the 54th Regiment Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, he likely had no idea how much the men under his command would contribute to the war and to the history of the United States. GLORY tells the story of the forming of this regiment and the struggles they faced as one of the few African American regiments at that point in the Civil War.

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