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  1. Tunes of Glory In Ronald Neame’s Tunes of Glory, the incomparable Alec Guinness plays Jock Sinclair—a whiskey-drinking, up-by-the-bootstraps commanding officer of a peacetime Scottish battalion. A lifetime military man, Sinclair expects respect and loyalty from his prophsiofrolportcoolcaberrelesipeti.coinfo: Maj. Jock Sinclair, DSO MM.
  2. Sep 17,  · Alfred Hitchcock himself said Tunes of Glory was his own personal favourite film. It is not quite mine, but a great demonstration of how brilliant film can be when top class actors get their teeth in to a wonderful script. The end is pure Shakespeare. Don't watch it once, watch it twice /10(K).
  3. Welcome to Tunes of Glory Pipes and Drums! We are a competition, parade, performance and teaching pipe band from the western suburbs of Chicago, in Warrenville, Illinois, USA. The Tunes of Glory roster comprises over 20 active pipers and drummers, and a number of students. The Band performs throughout the far western suburbs of Chicago.
  4. Jul 31,  · In Ronald Neame’s Tunes of Glory, the incomparable Alec Guinness plays Jock Sinclair—a whiskey-drinking, up-by-the-bootstraps commanding officer of a peacetime Scottish battalion. A lifetime military man, Sinclair expects respect and loyalty from his men. But when Basil Barrow (John Mills)—an educated, by-the-book scion of a military family—enters the scene as Sinclair’s.
  5. Jul 24,  · “Tunes of Glory” is an intense portrayal of leadership, discipline and reintegration issues common to soldiers and units of any conflict, army, or time period. It could serve as an effective catalyst to discuss any or all of the challenges the film presents, perhaps as part of a unit’s professional development program.
  6. Tunes of Glory is a very different film altogether, the whimsical caper comedy makes way for a sobering, serious drama about toxic masculinity, with overbearing screen presences and powerful emotional outbursts that culminates in a depressing final act/5().
  7. Tunes of Glory is much lighter in tone, of course, which at least gives it its own personality rather than playing as Bridge Lite, though its Act III becomes so incongruously dark that it doesn't quite work. It's too much of a shock moment for its own good.
  8. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Tunes Of Glory on Discogs.4/5(3).
  9. Tunes of Glory Both Alec Guinness and John Mills are cast as colonels, the former a man of humble origin who has risen from the ranks, the other a product of Eton, Oxford and a classy military.

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