Tagged: war

Glory

Glory (Edward Zwick, 1989) tells the story of the 54th Regiment of Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, one of the first major American military units made...

COMING HOME: FURIOUS VIETNAM VET FILMS

The Vietnam War was one of the most disgraceful conflicts America has ever been involved in. The government and the irresponsible politicians who ran...

The Films of SYDNEY POLLACK

Throughout my years of watching movies, the late Sydney Pollack (1934-2008) was a filmmaker whose work I followed and came to really admire. Admittedly...

POSTERS: Woody Allen’s BANANAS

In this 1971 screwball comedy, Woody Allen plays Fielding Mellish a neurotic New Yorker who tries to win the love of a political activist...

PHOTOS: Casualties of War

Brian DePalma’s 1989 masterpiece Casualties of War is not only brilliantly directed and acted but it is also one of the greatest anti-war movies...

PHOTOS: The Dirty Dozen

Director Robert Aldrich was a man who seemed to love different genres of cinema. Just look at his filmography and you can see he...

PHOTOS: East of Eden

Based on the book by John Steinbeck, Elia Kazan’s 1955 cinema classic EAST OF EDEN is set in Salinas Valley, California during World War...

POSTERS: Kelly’s Heroes

FOR MEMORIAL DAY… Brian G. Hutton’s 1970 Men on A Mission/Caper Film is a real gem. The story follows a squad of ragtag WWII...