|11-11-2005, 06:45 PM||#1|
Dazed And Frantic
Join Date: Mar 2004
The Best of the Fictional Veterans
Sgt. Slaughter: Pro Wrestling's Drill Sergeant
Beetle Bailey: Sunday Morning Soldier
Capt. Benjamin J. Willard: (Apocalypse Now) "Everyone gets everything he wants. I wanted a mission, and for my sins, they gave me one. Brought it up to me like room service. It was a real choice mission, and when it was over, I never wanted another."
Captain America: Marvel's Military Superhero
Private Gomer Pyle: TV's Marine Mess-up
Col. Robert E. Hogan: Made Nazi Prison Camps Funny
Gunnery Sergeant Hartman: (Full Metal Jacket) "You will not laugh, you will not cry!"
Sgt. Michael Vronsky: (The Deer Hunter) Don't ask him to play Russian roulette
Private Benjamin: The Flighty Female in Fatigues
John J. Rambo: (First Blood/Rambo: First Blood Part II) Stallone's veteran pushed too far
Sgt. Rock: Fighting for America in the DC Universe
Private John Winger: (Stripes) "We're soldiers; but we're American soldiers. We've been kickin' ass for 200 years. We're 10 and 1."
G.I. Joe: Because knowing is half the battle
|11-11-2005, 07:22 PM||#2|
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Football Town U.S.A. The Mile High City, where God created beauty right outside the front door.
GySgt Hartmann was played by R. Lee Ermey (Mail Call), who is a Marine Vietnam Vet, so he is both a fictional and real veteran all in the same body. Ooh Rah.