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    bosun is offline Senior Member
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    When you write a movie review, and want to introduce the background, can I say as follows?

    The background of this movies is during world war II.

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    Default Re: background of the movie

    Hi Bosun

    The background of this/the movie is during World War 11. is fine.
    Regards Stilo

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    Default Re: background of the movie

    Quote Originally Posted by bosun View Post
    When you write a movie review, and want to introduce the background, can I say as follows?

    The background of this movies is during world war II.
    How about:
    The movie is set in... (here give the place like France, Belgium, whatever) during World War Two.

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    Default Re: background of the movie

    Quote Originally Posted by banderas View Post
    How about:
    The movie is set in... (here give the place like France, Belgium, whatever) during World War Two.
    Yes, this is exactly what I would say.

    It's set in coastal France on the even of the Normandy invasion, or whatever. You can give location, date, and even major historic events that have taken place or are about to take place.

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    Default Re: background of the movie

    Quote Originally Posted by Barb_D View Post
    Yes, this is exactly what I would say.

    It's set in coastal France on the even of the Normandy invasion, or whatever. You can give location, date, and even major historic events that have taken place or are about to take place.

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