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Anybody going to be watching "Greyhound"?

Discussion in 'WWII Films & TV' started by harolds, Jul 10, 2020.

  1. OpanaPointer

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    What did you hear? That the Commonwealth boats don't know port from starboard? Sadly, that's true.
     
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    True, they didn't...They knew Red from Green.
     
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    You'd think they'd at least know port from sherry.
     
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    There was not Port or Sherry, only Rum and More Rum.
     
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    I haven't seen the movie yet, but in the book the escort comprised two destroyers - American and Polish - and two corvettes - British and Canadian - which would have been Flower class.
     
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    I didn't hear any Polish accents in the movie. I'll watch it again this afternoon.
     

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