Category Archive: War

Dunkirk 2017

Dunkirk is a gripping and intense take on the evacuation of 400 000 allied soldiers from Belgium, France and the British Empire from the north beach in France, Dunkirk. This is Christopher Nolan’s… Continue reading

The African Queen 1951

The African Queen is another classic from John Huston. I had watched a few movies with Bogart before, but this may be my favourite Bogart-performance. He simply steals the show, even though Hepburn… Continue reading

The Manchurian Candidate 1962

I had already seen The Remake from 2004 and was ready to see the critical aclaimed original of The Manchurian Candidate. Even though I already knew the main plot of the movie I… Continue reading

Ran 1985

After seeing some of Kurosawas famous movies, like Seven Samurai (1954), Rashomon (1950) and Yojimbo (1961), I was really looking forward to Ran. Ran is an over 2 and a half hour long… Continue reading

Glory 1989

Glory tells a beatiful and intense story about the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry which was the first formal unit of the US Army to be made up entirely of African American men under… Continue reading