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An American Story (1992)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  29 November 1992 (USA)
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World War II has ended and many soldiers return to their houses and families. But three of them find themselves with big problems when they arrive at their home village.

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World War II has ended and many soldiers return to their houses and families. But three of them find themselves with big problems when they arrive at their home village. Written by Volker Boehm

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A story of honor lost, courage found... and heroes born.

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29 November 1992 (USA)  »

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Hallmark Hall of Fame: An American Story (#42.1)  »

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Veterans return home after world war II and find their town is ruled by corrupt politicians...
23 July 2012 | by (Adel, Georgia) – See all my reviews

This is really a review of some of the other reviews...This movie is based on actual historical events that happened in Tennessee in 1946...It might be sappy or banally written, but it is taken from actual history...Of course creative license is taken with the story, but basically it is a true story. If you want action and adventure with award winning kudos, this may not be for you...But if you are interested in what actually happened/happens in our history, this is a good story. I really enjoyed it myself..I was going to provide a link to more historical information about the actual incident, but this software won't accept the link...It say's the spelling is wrong....So, just use your search engine and search for "Battle of Athens"...It actually happened in 1946 in the state of Tennessee...I hope you enjoy the movie and find the information interesting.


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