“I believe in America.”
The lies I tell myself: I’ve seen this before, I know how the score goes, I probably won’t cry.
Such egregious lies.
This movie devastated me on first viewing and it continues to devastate me. I have no amount of stars to give that will feel sufficient. On every level possible, it is exceptional. I have looked for flaws but couldn’t find any. Sam Mendes brought humanity into the war film, and no film like it will ever happen…