Memorial Day
Memorial Day (2012)

Memorial Day, 1993. When 13-year-old Kyle Vogel discovers the World War II footlocker belonging to his grandfather, Bud, everyone tells Kyle to put it back. Luckily, he ignores them. Although Bud has never talked about the war, he finds… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: May 4, 2012
DVD Release Date: May 29, 2012
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Gary Goldstein
Los Angeles Times

Between all the flashbacks and flash-forwards, you'll need a scorecard.

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Colin Covert
Minneapolis Star Tribune

A family saga as much as a war story, it chronicles a generations-spanning Minnesota military family whose servicemen harbor life-changing combat experiences they can't easily talk about.

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Chris Sawin

"Memorial Day" is mostly watchable thanks to the performances of John and James Cromwell. The story does its best to reel you in and feel for these characters, but may feel like it's stringing you along with no pay off in sight at times.

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Cynthia S.
Good movie! Inspiring. Tear-jerking. Definitely makes you think about a lot. When I first read the caption, I figured it would just me a typical war movie. It… More
Stephen Skudlarek
A poignant war film that tells the stories of a grandfather's and grandson's experiences while commanding squads in World War II and the Iraq War,… More