In case you’re missing the Obamas (and who isn’t?), this sweet little film from executive producer John Legend follows Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson on their first date. Parker Sawyer as Obama is kinda uncanny.
‘The Longest Day’
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John Wayne stars in this 1962 Oscar-winning film about D-Day. Legend has it that production employed several Axis and Allied military consultants who had been actual participants on that historical day, so this story is legit.
What’s more American than summer camp? Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp is super silly, but it has an all-star cast list that reads like a who’s who in Hollywood. Plus, you’ll want to watch First Day of Camp again to get ready for Wet Hot American Summer: 10 Years Later, which is scheduled to release in August.
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Patton, which tells the tale of General George S. Patton, the famous tank commander of World War II, was nominated for 10 Oscars at the 1971 Academy Awards and won seven — including Best Actor, Best Director, Best Picture and Best Original Screenplay.