Vietnam War Movies in Which the Lieutenant Does Not Die

From the February 2007 issue of The Believer:

Vietnam War Movies in Which the Lieutenant Does Not Die:

  • Hamburger Hill, 1987 (Lt. loses one arm)
  • Forrest Gump, 1994 (Lt. loses both legs)

–Anonymous Lieutenant stationed in Iraq, sent via email

The war in Iraq enters its fifth year today.

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  1. Good Morning, Vietnam, 1987 (Lt. Steven Hauk, dies only in the comedic sense.) “Sir, in my heart, I know I’m funny.”

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