Throughout the 70s and 80s American cinema gave us the Vietnam War film. Often moving, difficult to watch and self-critical, directors began to explore the impact and lasting effect that the war in Vietnam had and continues to have on American people and culture. 462 palabras más
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NOTE: In lieu of my NOT covering the 3rd debate tonight—because, quite honestly, a Kamikaze Pilot from World War II with Terminal Cancer being eaten alive by wolves WHILE flying the plane would probably enjoy their job better than doing that—I would like to present a piece of quasi-satire Inspired by (or “Lovingly paraphrased” from) the works of the late, great Chicago Radio DJ Larry Lujack. 1.857 palabras más
Martin Scorsese’s Oscar-winning crime drama The Departed was released 10 years ago today on October 6, 2006.
The film featured an all-star cast including Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, Jack Nicholson, Mark Wahlberg, Vera Farmiga, Martin Sheen and Alec Baldwin. 9 palabras más
Badlands (1973) Directed by Terrence Malick. With Martin Sheen and Sissy Spacek.
With Badlands, writer-director Terrence Malick captures a sense of America’s past that speaks to the soul, potently webbing together nature, humanity and the beautifully insane chaos that goes along with it. 196 palabras más