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Old 06-09-2019, 02:16 AM
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Movie where guys shoot at cows from a moving train

I have this scene stuck in my head and for the life of me I can't remember where it's from.

Basically I think it was a war movie made in the 70's. A group of guys on a train going off to war decide to take pot shots at cows as their train goes across the countryside. They hit a couple until the protagonist chides them for pointlessly killing cows when they're going to be killing real humans soon.

I also remember a really fake looking shot of a cow getting shot in the leg and collapsing but that may have been from an entirely different film.
Old 06-09-2019, 02:37 AM
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Well, let's get this out of the way. It's not, 'Oh Brother, Where Art Thou?" is it?
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Old 06-09-2019, 02:51 AM
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No, it's not that.

Guys were firing bolt action style rifles from a train.
Old 06-09-2019, 02:51 AM
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There's a scene exactly like you describe from the 2010 HBO miniseries The Pacific - could that be it? It's in one of the earlier episodes, and takes place in Australia.

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Old 06-09-2019, 06:17 AM
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shooting people and I think animals from a helicopter is in Full Metal Jacket .
Old 06-11-2019, 10:59 AM
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I know it's not what you're looking for, but I immediately thought of scene in Unforgiven where English Bob challenges a couple of other passengers to shoot birds while riding a train.


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