How's this for annoying?
Have you noticed that so many of the recent movies give people a really bad impression of our USAF's planes? Transformers, Hulk, Ironman, Die Hard... I mean seriously, when was the last time one of the USAF's planes got the respect they deserve on film?
Asked By: Bao Pham - 7/5/2008
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I do like to see active DoD participation in film projects rather than pure crap (Independence Day). It gives a movie realism that is impossible with CG or prop and set building. In fact, every film that doesn't get DoD support truly suffers in even the artist's eye. The flying/cockpit scenes in Ironman were... More
Answered By: Chris - 7/8/2008
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>>> When was the last time one of the USAF's planes got the respect they deserve on film? That would be "TOP GUN" - long time ago. Good Luck... P.S. Oops. That was US navy. But you get the idea.
Answered By: Lover not a Fighter - 7/5/2008
umm top gun is the only one i can think of and stealth...
Answered By: Gervin D - 7/5/2008
The Hornets saved the world in Independence Day, though it is US Marine Corps Hornets... BTW, dont expect respect for the machinery in movies, movies need human heroes for their appeal. Maybe Firefox and Blue Thunder are the rare exceptions.
Answered By: Firefox - 7/5/2008
Iron Eagle, crappy movie though. I think it was made in the 80's. Cloverfield, bomb the hell out of Clovie, but couldn't kill it.
Answered By: Will492 - 7/5/2008
Yes, your question is highly annoying. These are just movies. Deal with it.
Answered By: John L - 7/5/2008
Versus the Germans in WW2 - watch any of those movies.
Answered By: Avrilfan - 7/5/2008
true f5's in top gun
Answered By: briann f - 7/5/2008
these are just movies. there getting respect protecting our country. that's alot of respect there.
Answered By: Hardrocx - 7/6/2008
Well, I see your point, here is a short list of some ok (not so recent though) movies... More
Answered By: gregva2001 - 7/6/2008
I've definitely noticed it and it's seriously annoying sometimes. I don't mind some crazyness sometimes, but it's usually unnecessary.The largest problem with that is the unbelievable lack of effort towards realism from fimmakers. I think the F-35B in Die Hard 4 was a completely idiotic cameo. No pilot in his right... More
Answered By: Victor Ellis - 7/9/2008
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