Tag: WWII

Saving Private Ryan Review

Depth amongst these men is what makes them memorable. It has nothing to do with who they are in Hollywood, and everything to do with who they are as …

Valkyrie Review

There is an issue of casting in Valkyrie, that of convincing a wide audience Tom Cruise is a German Nazi officer. No one can possibly believe the actor would …

Hart’s War Review

Audience’s hate being duped. In many cases, they’ll respond with their wallets, and that’s exactly what happened with Hart’s War. $70 million out, and a meager $20 million in …

Black Book Review

Paul Verhoeven and “subtle” don’t go together. That’s why a war film is such an exciting concept from him; it’s a film that won’t hold back. Black Book doesn’t …

Battle of Britain Review

Authenticity is critical to any film striving to recreate historical events. Battle of Britain is incredibly accurate. From the actual planes used in the dogfights down the smallest of …

Miracle at St. Anna Review

After a much publicized feud between Spike Lee and Clint Eastwood over Flags of out Fathers, Lee set out to make his own war film that focused on the …