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President Kennedy’s favorite movies were all Oscar winners"Roman Holiday" with Audrey Hepburn, "Spartacus" with Kirk Douglas, and "Sands of Iwo Jima" with John Wayne. Here’s JFK meeting with another Oscar winner, Princess Grace of Monaco, alongside Mrs. Kennedy and Prince Rainier. -from the JFK Library

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John Wayne DID dodge the draft because of affair with Marlene Dietrich

Poster boy: The movie poster from the 1949 film Sands of Iwo Jima, a drama set during World War II that follows a troop of United States Marines from training to the Battle of Iwo Jima. Wayne played a relentlessly tough Marine sergeant disliked by his troops for his harsh treatment. He earned a Best Actor Oscar nomination for his role but his lack of military service and anti-communist activities may have cost him the win #johnwayne

Feb. 1945: This general view shows amtracs bogged down in the sands along the beaches of Iwo Jima after the American invasion of the Japanes...

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Black and white images brought into glorious technicolor

Nap time: Private First Class Rez P. Hester, 7th War Dog Platoon, 25th Regiment, sleeps in...