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(International Business Times)   German seniors recreate iconic movies for retirement home calendar. Amazingly, Saving Private Ryan and The Great Escape not among the films featured   ( ibtimes.co.uk) divider line
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2014-01-23 09:04:19 AM  
Don't mention the war.
2014-01-23 09:49:16 AM  

Gonz: Don't mention the war.

Ze do not talk about Ze war
2014-01-23 09:58:06 AM  
List fails without "Behind The Green Door".
2014-01-23 10:02:23 AM  
Schindler's List?
2014-01-23 10:23:20 AM  
Has Hitler heard of this yet?
2014-01-23 11:27:55 AM  
The Diary of Anne Frank would have been a nice addition.
2014-01-23 11:38:56 AM  
Werner, I need a camera with a focal plane shutter.
2014-01-23 11:40:51 AM  

The Stealth Hippopotamus: Gonz: Don't mention the war.

Ze do not talk about Ze war

Vas iss dis ting you sprechen uff?  War?  I know nussing about ze war.
2014-01-23 11:42:20 AM  
Jurassic pork would be heart stopping.
2014-01-23 11:42:21 AM  
Hugo Stiglitz
2014-01-23 11:42:23 AM  
Das Boot might have gone down well.
2014-01-23 11:42:36 AM  
"I'm the king of the world!... Ow, my hip!"
2014-01-23 11:42:36 AM  
Some people should not be allowed to use Photoshop.
2014-01-23 11:44:21 AM  
Schindler's List?
Swing Kids?
Inglorious Basterds?
2014-01-23 11:44:24 AM  
No Deep Throat?
2014-01-23 11:46:39 AM  
I was hoping for Downfall myself......
2014-01-23 11:47:21 AM  
Worst Slave Leia evar!
2014-01-23 11:47:45 AM  
Sophie's Choice would be perfect.
2014-01-23 11:47:50 AM  
What about Ilsa, She-Wolf of the SS?
2014-01-23 11:48:50 AM  
Just wait until they reenact the Battle of Pearl Harbor, then it will get really exciting!

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2014-01-23 11:50:10 AM  
I hear "Hogan's Heroes" reruns are surprisingly popular in Germany.
2014-01-23 11:51:32 AM  
Wish they had done Run Lola Run.
2014-01-23 11:53:14 AM  
Sound of Music?
2014-01-23 11:53:19 AM  

hardinparamedic: The Diary of Anne Frank would have been a nice addition.

Not to mention The Miracle Worker.
2014-01-23 11:58:30 AM  
No Metropolis?
2014-01-23 12:03:28 PM  
'Apt Pupil'?
2014-01-23 12:09:01 PM  
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2014-01-23 12:09:43 PM  
I forget. Was this from The Seventy Year Itch  or was it Some Like it... NOT!

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2014-01-23 12:19:29 PM  

ElPresidente: Das Boot might have gone down well.

Yep, all the way to the bottom.
2014-01-23 12:22:42 PM  
The Producers
2014-01-23 12:28:58 PM  
eh, i thought it was cute.  its nice to see old people still having fun and doing goofy stuff like this.
2014-01-23 12:31:42 PM  
Farking krauts.
2014-01-23 12:55:13 PM  
Classic movies?  How about this one?

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2014-01-23 12:59:29 PM  

b2theory: Schindler's List?

They tried that. For some strange reason, it wasn't received very well.
2014-01-23 01:22:34 PM  

Gonz: Don't mention the war.

I did once, but I think I got away with it
2014-01-23 01:40:29 PM  

Gonz: Don't mention the war.


was one of the films spoofed, though.
2014-01-23 01:43:34 PM  
One of the comments on the source site laments the absence of "Senior Citizen Kane".
2014-01-23 01:52:42 PM  
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2014-01-23 02:01:21 PM  
Oh god, the only thing worse tempered than a German is an old German.  I'm sure that's the first time in decades some of these people have cracked a smile.
2014-01-23 03:07:20 PM  

DarkSoulNoHope: Just wait until they reenact the Battle of Pearl Harbor Tora! Tora! Tora!, then it will get really exciting!

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2014-01-23 03:35:17 PM  
Their version of Triumph of the Will was a masterracepiece.
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