Yanks (1979)

In this drama, sleepy English village life is interrupted when a group of young American soldiers are stationed nearby during WWII. With all of the able British men off fighting the war, the lonely women develop a variety of relationships… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: September 19, 1979
DVD Release Date: March 1, 2005
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Critic Score: 71% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Steve Crum

Big looking, expensive, production starring Richard Gere is hardly worth it.

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Yanks charts the difficulties of wartime love affairs.

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Michael A. Smith
Nolan's Pop Culture Review

A great period film, full of authenticity. A fine early performance by Gere.

Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Finely made John Schlesinger film is worth another look.

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Flixster Audience Score: 63% Flixster User Reviews
Jim Hunter
Three American servicemen stationed in Britain carry on relationships with British women. Essentially a melodrama, <i>Yanks</I> is unique only in… More