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  1. Poppy Fields: Remembering those who died in World War IRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Examiner.com

    ... the bravery, (and heroic deeds) of our brave military in all the wars. This channel aired an old movie called "Sergeant York!" He was a religious man who thought he could not take a human life; but after much soul searching, he decided to stay in ...

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  2. Born May 7: Gary CooperRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Linn's Stamp News

    ... (1929), Beau Geste (1939) and The Pride of the Yankees (1942). He won two Academy Awards for best actor in Sergeant York (1941) and High Noon (1952), and a third for lifetime achievement in 1961. He died on May 13 of that year. The U.S. Postal ...

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  3. Greatest Classic War Movie Characters: 6 Roles That Live On Through Big ScreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | News Max

    ... German soldiers after attacking a German stronghold in the Argonne Forest on October 8th, 1918. The 1941 film "Sergeant York" is about his life and military accomplishments. It was the highest-grossing film in 1941, according to IMDb . In the movie, ...

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  4. CinemaCon 2015: Clint Eastwood on Michael Moore: 'I guess you could shoot him'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... the star reminisced about the first movie that made a lasting impression on him-Howard Hawks' 1941 war biopic Sergeant York -about slogging through TV parts en route to his big break Rawhide in 1959 and directors such as Don Siegel ( Dirty Harry ) ...

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  5. American Sniper's' Clint Eastwood to Steven Spielberg: - I'm Taking Your Leftovers Again'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... the iconic filmmaker. Eastwood said that he caught the Hollywood bug after watching Howard Hawks' WWI film "Sergeant York" starring Gary Cooper, which was the first movie to make a mark on him back in 1941, when Eastwood was just 11 years old. As a ...

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  6. Gary Cooper as Alvin York: 6 Quotes About Iconic RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | News Max

    Playing the title character in "Sergeant York" won Gary Cooper his first Oscar and critical acclaim. The story of real-life pacifist turned sniper and WWI hero Alvin York sparked a few emotions and many political debates.

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  7. Gary Cooper in Supporting Roles: 3 Films Where He Shined Without Playing LeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | News Max

    ... "Wings" would be the first of several war movies that would appear on Cooper's rA sumA , including "Sergeant York," which would win him an Oscar. 3. "Children of Divorce" (1927) A silent film starring Clara Bow and Esther Ralston, Gary ...

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  8. Gary Cooper as Alvin York: 6 Quotes About Iconic RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | News Max

    Playing the title character in "Sergeant York" won Gary Cooper his first Oscar and critical acclaim. The story of real-life pacifist turned sniper and WWI hero Alvin York sparked a few emotions and many political debates.

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  9. The 4 Roles That Defined Gary Cooper's CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | News Max

    ... and gains his attention with a damsel in distress ploy. The comedy-drama was a national hit. 3. Alvin York, "Sergeant York" (1941) In the role that won his first Oscar, Cooper played Alvin York, a pacifist drafted into World War I. Based on a true ...

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  10. Gary Cooper's Acting Credentials: Awards and Highlights of His Storied CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | News Max

    ... a wider acting range beyond Cooper's typecasting into westerns. 1942: Academy Award for Best Actor in "Sergeant York" The World War I biographical film on Alvin York, the American pacifist who became a decorated soldier, was the role that would land ...

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  11. Rundle: American Sniper is the self-hating nihilism of a nation in decayRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | Crikey

    ... were bent towards it - not least movies and popular culture. The biggest movie of that year was Howard Hawks' Sergeant York , the largely true story of a World War I hero,

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  12. Hollywood and Springfield Armory firearms focus of upcoming exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | MassLive.com

    ... through Sept. 30. For example, the M1903 Springfield rifle has been featured in numerous films, ranging from Sergeant York starring Gary Cooper to Born on the Fourth of July with Tom Cruise. The Springfield Armory's M1 Garand has not only been used ...

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  13. Author Douglas V. Mastriano to Receive 2015 William E. Colby AwardRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Honor. He is remembered by generations through Gary Cooper's Academy Award-winning portrayal in the 1941 film Sergeant York . Mastriano, however, sorts fact from myth in the first full-length biography of York in decades. He meticulously examines ...

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  14. Why America Loves War MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | MyHighPlains.com

    Squeeze the trigger and they will come , an American tradition, paying at the theater to watch countrymen wage war overseas. Rewind, and box office smash hits include Gary Cooper playing real life marksman Sergeant York and John Wayne leading from the sands of Iwo Jima.

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  15. Why America loves war moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | WWLP

    Squeeze the trigger and they will come, an American tradition, paying at the theater to watch countrymen wage war overseas. Rewind and box office smash hits include Gary Cooper playing real life marksman Sergeant York, and John Wayne leading from the sands of Iwo Jima.

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  16. 'American Sniper' more honest than most war flicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Times-Standard

    Biopics about American war heroes are a Hollywood tradition going all the way back to Gary Cooper's starring role as the legendary World War I sharpshooter "Sergeant York." "American Sniper" is squarely in that mold, but because it's directed by Clint Eastwood, something else is going on as well.

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  17. Michael Moore calls snipers 'cowards' and Twitter conservatives go bonkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | The Raw Story

    ... the sniper who was the most decorated U.S. soldier in World War I and was portrayed in Howard Hawks' 1941 film Sergeant York , starring Gary Cooper. Caruso wrote , "According to @MMFlint, Alvin York was a "coward." Other went directly for the ...

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  18. Bradley Cooper appears in a scene from "American Sniper."Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Philly.com

    SOME 70 YEARS after Gary Cooper played a country sharpshooter turned war hero in "Sergeant York," Bradley Cooper plays another in "American Sniper." He's Chris Kyle, a Texan who became a Navy SEAL marksman, serving four tours in Iraq during the worst of the fighting, and killing 160 combatants, confirmed.

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  19. Movie ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Biopics about American war heroes make up a Hollywood tradition dating from Gary Cooper as a World War I sharpshooter in Sergeant York and decorated World War II veteran Audie Murphy as himself in To Hell and Back . American Sniper fits squarely in the same mold, but, because it was directed by Clint Eastwood, something else goes on as well.

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  20. Bradley Cooper stars in "American Sniper"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Philly.com

    SOME 70 YEARS after Gary Cooper played a country sharpshooter turned war hero in "Sergeant York," Bradley Cooper plays another in "American Sniper." He's Chris Kyle, a Texan who became a Navy SEAL marksman, serving four tours in Iraq during the worst of the fighting, and killing 160 combatants, confirmed.

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