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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Manufacturing
Occupation Timber processor
Location Napier, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand
Introduction I'm a 41 year old Kiwi, single, with two degrees in military and general history. Done the hard way extramurally!! I love going to the movies and do so at every opportunity I get. I read voraciously, especially on military and American history, but also the 'classics' like War and Peace, Gone with the Wind, The Count of Monte Cristo etc. So stayed tuned! Hopefully I've got something of interest to say!!
Interests Military history, American history, Cinema and film, NZ stamp collecting, Australian muscle cars
Favorite Movies Pan's Labyrinth, Gone with the Wind, Hell Boy 2, The Good The Bad The Ugly, Unforgiven, The Usual Suspects, Streetcar Named Desire, Sleepy Hollow, Once Upon a Time in the West, Citizen Kane, Vertigo, Rear Window, The Bridge Over the River Kwai, Dr Zhivago, Lawrence of Arabia, M, Casablanca, The Birds, Breakfast at Tiffany's, Charade, Dr Stranglove, A Clockwork Orange, Dirty Harry, Milion Dollar Baby, The Bridges of Madison County, The Hustler, Cool Hand Luke, The Maltese Falcon, The Big sleep, Wife vs Secretary, The Women
Favorite Music Almost anything....but not rap and ESPECIALLY not hip-hop...that crap drives me insane...grrrrrrrrr!!!
Favorite Books Again too many to list, but: Decision in the Ukraine, Drama Between Budapest and Vienna, Decision in Normandy, Hell Riders, Anything by Martin Middlebrook, Carlo D'este, Steven w. Sears, George Nipe. jr, Gone with the Wind, The Count of Monte Cristo, War and Peace, Exodus, Lolita, The Pickwick Papers, The Great Gatsby, The Boat