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By Sarah Kozloff

Due to its attractiveness and the debate it engendered, The top Years of Our Lives stands as essentially the most vital cultural records of the post-WWII period. furthermore, with its emphasis on squaddies strolling back from battle with post-traumatic tension syndrome, dealing with an doubtful economy, and strained family lives, the movie speaks with emotional energy on to modern matters, together with the devastating accidents and insecurites confronted through infantrymen returning domestic from wrestle in Afghanistan and Iraq this day. one of the themes mentioned are American neorealism, aesthetics, battle and homecoming, and more.

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