Powerhouse of a film. I feel alive again. The title refers to my reaction @ ending.
For some context, the book is one of my favorite books ever. It is also a very hard book to adapt to screen because of the nature of the narrative. Heller seals character fates in a nonchalant and unremarkable manner (usually only in 1-2 lines) to drive in his point about the absurd nature of war. Sometimes, he does provide context but only in later chapters - resulting in a far greater impact than a linear narrative would have had.…