According to movie auteurs who think that Citizen Kane is the Greatest Film Ever Made, no.I think the John Boy version is eminently more watchable, myself. The production values are outstanding for a war movie of the period, too.
And he should have bought a S63 instead of the S8. CLS is a waste as the body shape takes away so much space and comfort. I would just for a CL63 instead of the CLS and really enjoy a sporty and luxurious two door coupe.