Top 10 Real Military Operations Depicted in Film
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Some war films create fictional battles, but these movies are based on real-life events. From Operation Desert Shield, to Scud Alley, to Embassy Siege, these true life events were translated to the big screen. WatchMojo counts down ten real military operations depicted in film.

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#10: Operation Desert Shield
#9: Scud Alley
#8: Embassy Siege
#7: Operation Red Wings
#6: Operation Market Garden
#5: Defense of Iwo Jima
#4: Mogadishu Raids
#3, #2 & #1???

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  2. My honourable mentions:
    Attack on pearl harbor (Tora! Tora! Tora!)
    The Battle of Britian (Battle of Britian)
    Hunt for the Bismark (Sink the Bismark)
    Battle of Stalingrad (Enemy at the gates)

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