Seventy years after D-Day, Carl Proffitt Jr. can still remember the bodies of soldiers washing up on France`s Omaha Beach in the Allied invasion that helped turn the tide against Nazi Germany in World War Two.
China used the 70th anniversary of World War Two`s D-Day landings on Friday to praise Germany for its contrition over its wartime past and slam Japan for what Beijing views as Tokyo`s continued denial of its brutal history.
Veterans and many dignitaries including President Barack Obama and Queen Elizabeth II have started gathering at the beaches of Normandy to mark the grandoise 70th Annniversary, on Friday, of the Allied invasion of Normandy in Operation Overlord that changes course of the Second World War.
Director Nikhil Advani`s forthcoming film "D-Day", set to hit the screens July 19, and has already won the hearts of people from the film fraternity including filmmakers Karan Johar and Abhishek Kapoor.
Shruti Haasan, who plays a prostitute in her upcoming release ‘D-Day’, shot some bold scenes with Arjun Rampal for the film. She asserts that sensuality is a key element of her character, and says it hasn`t been used just for titillation.
Nikhil Advani`s ‘D Day’, a film on cross-border terrorism, was passed by the Central Board Of Film Certification with a few dialogue cuts and an `UA` certificate. Surprisingly, no cuts were ordered in verbal content regarding Pakistan, but Shruti Haasan`s dialogues have been cut short.