• The Dirty Dozen

    The Dirty Dozen

    ★★★★½

    Big dumb and loud has always been a pro for me. Probably the shortest 2.5 hour war movie ever made. 

    “blimey, they’re filthy”

  • A Time to Love and a Time to Die

    A Time to Love and a Time to Die

    ★★★★½

    Who knew some of the greatest explosions ever would come from a Sirk movie

  • The Cranes Are Flying

    The Cranes Are Flying

    ★★★★½

    Heard some awful news right before watching this so I was extremely emotionally vulnerable going into it but yeah make sure you have your favorite pillow with you when you watch it

  • A Man Escaped

    A Man Escaped

    ★★★★

    title is a huge spoiler

  • Diamonds of the Night

    Diamonds of the Night

    ★★★★½

    Inclined to love anything that reminds me of my dreams. God I hate my dreams.

  • Letters from Iwo Jima

    Letters from Iwo Jima

    ★★★★

    I haven’t seen Flags of Our Fathers, but I just watched this back to back with Terrence Malick’s The Thin Red Line and I can’t think of a more devastating double feature. There’s a great quote from Mao (or Che maybe?) that I can’t find which states that soldiers must be well educated on and enthusiastic about what they’re fighting for in order for them to be effective, for their potential loss of life to be worth something. Eastwood and…

  • The Thin Red Line

    The Thin Red Line

    ★★★★½

    Did I miss something or is Clooney really only in this for about a minute

  • The Battle of Algiers

    The Battle of Algiers

    ★★★★½

    blew me away no pun intended

  • Like a Bird on a Wire

    Like a Bird on a Wire

    ★★★½

    Brigitte Mira’s Thank You, Next

  • Journey to Italy

    Journey to Italy

    ★★★★½

    bada bing bada boom

  • 42nd Street

    42nd Street

    ★★★½

    Busby Berkeley killed people

  • Singin' in the Rain

    Singin' in the Rain

    ★★★★

    I’m