8/24/2011 George Lucas has been promising to make this movie for several years. He's producing, not directing. From the trailer, it looks like it will be a highly fictionalized story of the 332nd Fighter Group, the famed "Tuskegee Airmen." The first trailer was posted earlier this month.
Here's the second trailer:
It looks like a great thrill ride. I hope the scenery-chewing by Terence Howard and the other actors is kept to a minimum.
The New York Military Affairs Symposium will be having lectures throughout the Fall on military history. Visit nymas.org for more information!
Ari Beser has been to Japan before to learn about the Japanese perspective, but he needs your help to go again. In 2011 Ari received a grant through his university and went to Japan to explore the history of World War II from their side.