"Flags of Our Fathers" quotes

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The life stories of the six men who raised the flag at the Battle of Iwo Jima, a turning point in World War II.

Director: Clint Eastwood
Writer: William Broyles Jr., Paul Haggis, James Bradley
Production: N/A
Year: 2006
MetaScore: 79/100
ImdbRating: 7.1
BoxOffice: $33,602,376
Released: 20 Oct 2006
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 15 wins & 28 nominations total

53 Clips

Where is he - Flags of Our Fathers 00:07
Where is he
Where is he Where is who - Flags of Our Fathers 00:04
Where is he Where is who
Where Where is he Where is he - Flags of Our Fathers 00:05
Where Where is he Where is he
I'd tell their folks they died for their country - Flags of Our Fathers 00:08
I'd tell their folks they died for their country
I can't take them calling me a hero - Flags of Our Fathers 00:25
I can't take them calling me a hero
We like things nice and simple - Flags of Our Fathers 00:17
We like things nice and simple
Look for a flash shoot at it - Flags of Our Fathers 00:04
Look for a flash shoot at it
Corpsman Corpsman - Flags of Our Fathers 00:28
Corpsman Corpsman
Who are these Gold Star Mothers - Flags of Our Fathers 00:13
Who are these Gold Star Mothers
I know it's a good thing - Flags of Our Fathers 00:35
I know it's a good thing
You gotta be kidding - Flags of Our Fathers 00:36
You gotta be kidding
Nobody even noticed that second flag going up - Flags of Our Fathers 00:29
Nobody even noticed that second flag going up
They might've called it the - Flags of Our Fathers 00:37
They might've called it the
You know what they're calling this bond drive The Mighty Seventh - Flags of Our Fathers 00:37
You know what they're calling this bond drive The Mighty...
Our target Island X - Flags of Our Fathers 00:25
Our target Island X
I was promised 10 days of shelling - Flags of Our Fathers 00:35
I was promised 10 days of shelling
You're giving me three and saying that's the best you can do - Flags of Our Fathers 00:35
You're giving me three and saying that's the best you can do
Oh my Lord that's Harlon - Flags of Our Fathers 00:22
Oh my Lord that's Harlon
So where you think they're sending us - Flags of Our Fathers 00:32
So where you think they're sending us
Hear the good news Doc We're going in with the first waves - Flags of Our Fathers 00:26
Hear the good news Doc We're going in with the first waves
People on the street corners - Flags of Our Fathers 00:21
People on the street corners
You know what I don't give a shit you're in the picture - Flags of Our Fathers 00:21
You know what I don't give a shit you're in the picture
Hank didn't raise that flag - Flags of Our Fathers 00:34
Hank didn't raise that flag
Now this isn't just any island to them - Flags of Our Fathers 00:20
Now this isn't just any island to them
'Cause I've heard better - Flags of Our Fathers 00:34
'Cause I've heard better
One more thing any man who doesn't have his masturbation papers in order - Flags of Our Fathers 00:35
One more thing any man who doesn't have his masturbation...
You actually chose the Marines because they got the best uniform - Flags of Our Fathers 00:10
You actually chose the Marines because they got the best...
Chief I had very little to do with Sitting Bull's death - Flags of Our Fathers 00:18
Chief I had very little to do with Sitting Bull's death
Where exactly are you staying - Flags of Our Fathers 00:35
Where exactly are you staying
We're bigger than life Doc - Flags of Our Fathers 00:35
We're bigger than life Doc
Neither was Hank He raised the first flag - Flags of Our Fathers 00:28
Neither was Hank He raised the first flag
I finally came to understand - Flags of Our Fathers 00:36
I finally came to understand
I had very little to do with Sitting Bull's death - Flags of Our Fathers 00:50
I had very little to do with Sitting Bull's death
I was promised ten days of shelling - Flags of Our Fathers 02:04
I was promised ten days of shelling
I know it's a good thing - Flags of Our Fathers 01:37
I know it's a good thing
I got mine already - Flags of Our Fathers 02:02
I got mine already
I finally came to the conclusion that he maybe he was right - Flags of Our Fathers 02:30
I finally came to the conclusion that he maybe he was right
I don't give a shit - Flags of Our Fathers 01:01
I don't give a shit
You know what they're calling this bond drive - Flags of Our Fathers 03:58
You know what they're calling this bond drive
I appreciate it - Flags of Our Fathers 02:22
I appreciate it
He's not here dad - Flags of Our Fathers 01:54
He's not here dad
Hank wasn't in the picture - Flags of Our Fathers 02:38
Hank wasn't in the picture
Dirty little scab of rock called Iwo Jima - Flags of Our Fathers 01:01
Dirty little scab of rock called Iwo Jima
You gotta be kidding - Flags of Our Fathers 01:53
You gotta be kidding
You actually chose the Marines because they had the best uniforms - Flags of Our Fathers 00:30
You actually chose the Marines because they had the best...
Who are these  Gold Star Mothers - Flags of Our Fathers 00:46
Who are these Gold Star Mothers
Where do you think they're sending us - Flags of Our Fathers 01:11
Where do you think they're sending us
We're going in with the first wave - Flags of Our Fathers 01:12
We're going in with the first wave
This isn't just any island to them - Flags of Our Fathers 00:45
This isn't just any island to them
Planting that flag - Flags of Our Fathers 00:40
Planting that flag
People on the street corners - Flags of Our Fathers 01:09
People on the street corners
Nobody even noticed that second flag going up - Flags of Our Fathers 01:08
Nobody even noticed that second flag going up
Look for a flash - Flags of Our Fathers 00:10
Look for a flash

Cast

John "Doc" Bradley - Ryan Phillippe
Rene Gagnon - Jesse Bradford
Ira Hayes - Adam Beach
Keyes Beech - John Benjamin Hickey
Bud Gerber - John Slattery
Mike Strank - Barry Pepper
Ralph "Iggy" Ignatowski - Jamie Bell
Hank Hansen - Paul Walker
Colonel Chandler Johnson - Robert Patrick
Captain Severance - Neal McDonough
Pauline Harnois - Melanie Lynskey
James Bradley - Tom McCarthy
Commandant Vandegrift - Chris Bauer
Belle Block - Judith Ivey
Madeline Evelley - Myra Turley
Franklin Sousley - Joseph Cross
Harlon Block - Benjamin Walker
Lundsford - Scott Eastwood
John Bradley - George Grizzard
Dave Severance - Harve Presnell
Walter Gust - George Hearn
Mr. Beech - Len Cariou
Belle's Young Son - Bubba Lewis
Mother Gagnon - Beth Grant
Mrs. Sousley - Connie Ray
Mrs. Strank - Ann Dowd
Mrs. Bradley - Mary Beth Peil
President Truman - David Patrick Kelly
Borough President - Jon Polito
Joe Rosenthal - Ned Eisenberg
General "Howlin' Mad" Smith - Gordon Clapp
Secretary Forrestal - Michael Cumpsty
Major on Plane - V.J. Foster
Bill Genaust - Kirk B.R. Woller
Lieutenant Pennell - Tom Verica
Lieutenant Schrier - Jason Gray-Stanford
Lieutenant Bell - Matt Huffman
Louis Lowery - David Hornsby
Sergeant Boots Thomas - Brian Kimmet
Senator - David Rasche
John Tennack - Tom Mason
Businessman - Patrick Dollaghan
Local Politician - James Newman
Tourist's Wife (as Dale Waddington Horowitz) - Dale Waddington
Justice of the Peace - Lennie Loftin
White House Official - David Clennon
Military Censor - Mark Thomason
Young James Bradley - Oliver Davis
Waiter - Sean Moran
Iggy's Mother - Lisa Dodson
Senator Boyd - John Nielsen
Senator Haddigan - Jon Kellam
Senator Robson - Ron Fassler
Luncheon Singer (as Denise Bella Vlasis-Gascon) - Denise Vlasis
Luncheon Singer - Jenifer Menedis
Luncheon Singer - Joie Shettler
Luncheon Singer - Vivien Lesiak
Navy Lieutenant on Plane - Donn Emerson
Nurse in Hawaii - Jayma Mays
Tokyo Rose (voice) - Yukari Black
Funeral Home Employee - John Hoogenakker
Police Sergeant - Barry Sigismondi
Bartender - William Charlton
Bar Car Beauty - Beth Tapper
Bar Car Beauty #2 (as Shannon Gayle) - Shannon Gayle Hurd
Reporter (in LA) #1 - Jim Cantafio
Reporter (in LA) #2 - Mark Colson
Reporter (in Chicago) #1 - Danny McCarthy
Reporter (in Chicago) #2 - Patrick New
Reporter (in NYC) - James Horan
Reporter at Hansen's - Michael Canavan
Secretary - Erica Grant
Lab Tech #2 - George Cambio
Sergeant A Company - David S. Brooks
Sergeant on Beach (as Johann Johannson) - Joi Johannsson
Marine at Cave - Martin Delaney
Marine on Beach - Daniel Forcey
Impaled Marine (as Bjorgvin Franz Gislason) - Björgvin Franz Gíslason
Wounded Marine (as Darrin Ingolfsson) - Darri Ingolfsson
Wouned Marine #4 - Hilmar Guðjónsson
Marine in Shellhole - Jeremy Merrill
Young Indian - Jeremiah Bitsui
Pilot - John Maloney
Pilot (as Skip Evans) - Dick 'Skip' Evans
Senator - Michael Ahl
Funeral Attendant - Brian Eric Alexander
Retired Iwo Jima Marine Corps Captain - Tex Allen
Business Man - Mark T. Anderson
Soilder - Martin Andris
Officer - Erik Aude
Busboy - David Block
Photographer - Dale Caba
Black Soldier - Jacare Calhoun
Navy Captain - Brian Ceponis
Photographer - Jean-Paul Chreky
Movie Star #1 - Ali Costello
Upscale Citizen - Rachel Daugherty
Betty Bradley - Michelle DeLynn
Ceremony Guest - Jemma Evans
Dedication Attendee - Paul Fahrenkopf
Military Wife - Pamela Fischer
Air Force General - David Foster
Photographer - Reese Foster
Baseball Player - Jason Frederick
War Bond Rally Girl - Jennifer Gonzalez
Woman on Dance Floor - Tracey Goodson
Family Guest at Drake Ball - Fatima Grate
Young Marine - Sindri Gretars
US Marine - Garth R. Hassell
Soldier on Train - Alec Holmes
General's Wife - Katherine Hoskins Mackey
Man in Tuxedo - Harry Kallet
Civilian Guest at Iwo Jima Memorial - George Kardulias
Marine Colonel - Kirk Lambert
Movie Star #2 - Debbi Larkins
Townsperson - Jamie Louachai
Train Conductor - Jesse G. Louis
Soldier on Beach - Halldór Magnússon
Photographer - Mark Maj
Background - Jon Marshall
Former Marine - Sean Casey McDonald
US Marine - Elías Melsted
American Indian Congress Member - Nevin Millan
Welcome Crowd - Mark A. Nash
Party Patron - Haley Nero
Photographer - Spiro Papas
Ceremony Guest - Tim Paterson
Memorial Onlooker - Christopher Phillips
Soldier - Marc Radz
Event attendee - Robin Reck
Office Clerk - Ivan Samuel
Senator - Robert Shepherd
Train Passenger - James Shinkle
Rally Person - Arne Starr
Iwo Jima Memorial Attendee - Chris Stinson
Man on Steps - Jeff Sutherland
Soldier with Dog - Vignir Jón Vignisson