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Minnesota Ryan (Character)
from Saving Private Ryan (1998)

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Private James Fredrick Ryan from Minnesota is mistaken for Private James Francis Ryan from Iowa... See more »


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  1. Saving Private Ryan (1998) Played by Nathan Fillion
    ... aka "Private Ryan" - International (English title) (informal short title)
    ... aka "Private Ryan" - Japan (English title)

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From Saving Private Ryan (1998)
Captain Miller: Private, I'm afraid I have some bad news for ya. Well, there isn't any real easy way to say this, so, uh, so I'll just say it. Your brothers are dead. We have, uh, orders to come get you, 'cause you're going home.
Pvt. James Frederick, Ryan: [starts sobbing] Oh, my God, my brothers are dead. I was gonna take 'em fishing when we got home. How - How did they die?
Captain Miller: They were killed in action.
Pvt. James Frederick, Ryan: No, that can't be. They're both - That... That can't be. My brothers are still in grammar school.
Captain Miller: You're James Ryan?
Pvt. James Frederick, Ryan: Yeah.
Captain Miller: James Francis Ryan from Iowa?
Pvt. James Frederick, Ryan: James Frederick Ryan, Minnesota.
[the whole crew looks embarrassed]
Pvt. James Frederick, Ryan: Well, does that - does that mean my brothers are OK?
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