After a mission over the Afghan desert Prince Harry and his fellow Apache pilots would unwind over a movie in their communal tent.
Instead of watching lighthearted films, the soldiers watched films like Platoon, Apocalypse Now and Full Metal Jacket.
Included in the aircrews VHR (Very High Readiness) tent were films such as Casino Royal, Quantum of Solace, and the first three Bourne films starring Matt Damon.
He may be the heir in line to the throne, but Prince Harry was not exempt from making the tea in Afghanistan.
Prince Harry has just finished a four-month tour of Afghanistan, serving as an Apache helicopter pilot and gunner.
Prince Harry is heading home, but a hero's welcome from the media may be tempered by his scathing criticism of those who write about him.