I got space from Travis Air Force Base, went back to the Philippine Islands and made it a point to meet the only American casting director in the Philippines. I was off and running.
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The best part about the movie, and everybody seems to rave about it, is the...
When you try to find funding for a VVA function, it doesn't seem like it's...
It's been a pretty fun ride, to tell you the truth.
The biggest problem was the politicians knew nothing about fighting a war.
Kubrick ate it up. He loved it. He just let me go crazy.
We had times in '66 and '67 when we would pick up a platoon of...
America's trying to do the best for its veterans.
Drill instructors worked seven days a week, fifteen to seventeen hours a day in many...
Even though I disagree with many of the changes, when I see the privates graduate...
I honestly do feel that I am a role model for young people.
There's a lot of whiners in every crowd.
I got to write most of everything I said.
Back in those days intimidation was the greatest tool the drill instructor had. Without that...
I go the VA Hospital when I have a problem and the doctor jumps on...
Without discipline, there is no Marine Corp.
I was stationed at a marine recruit depot in San Diego from 1965 to 1967.
There was a huge, tremendous amount of disabled veterans and the Veteran's Administration just wasn't...
You'd be surprised how many kids and young people come to the website and send...
I disagree with a lot of those changes, however at the end of the day...
Kubrick's films have life - they just never die.