A Bright Shining Lie

A Bright Shining Lie

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  • Type: Movie
  • Genres: Drama, War
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True story of Army man John Paul Vann, whose military success provided him the fulfillment he never found in his personal life.

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It is referred to by these television episodes...

Bob's Burgers:
Season:  1  / Episode:  2 
Crawl Space

This Television Episode refers to A Bright Shining Lie
Bob's dream is similar to Jack's dream in The Shining. We also learn that the burger of the day, the TUNAMI spells "I'M A NUT" backwards - a reference to REDRUM / MURDER from the movie.

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