movie review

From Saving Private Ryan to 300, these military movies contemplate the complexities of war, the courage of soldiers and the many costs of conflict to all sides.

Chalee Durand25 days ago
'Dunkirk' Movie Review
The true event that some may have never even have heard of before. 400,000 men risking their lives in order to return home safely. It's all about survival in those type of situations and unfortunately...
Matthew Kresala month ago
Truth, Lies, & Action In The 'Green Zone'
With the team up of star Matt Damon and director Paul Greengrass having proven successful with The Bourne Supremacy and The Bourne Ultimatum, it perhaps isn't surprising that the two would team-up aga...
angela lua month ago
'First They Killed My Father'
The young clueless child thought Phnom Penh was like the heart of her life, she lived with her lovely family in a large house on the upper floors of their home with a housekeeper. Back then, Loung’s l...
Mike Charest2 months ago
Oscars Countdown: 'Dunkirk'
Dunkirk takes a less is more approach to the often-glamorized war genre, foregoing over the top heroics for a gritty survival experience. The film’s consistent sense of realism contains just about all...
Greg Bond2 months ago
Worst War Films of All Time
There are so many amazing war movies out there that have been released throughout the years. The majority of war films are based on real-life war events and they're able to tell their extraordinary ta...
Salvador Lorenz3 months ago
Old School War Movies Every Recruit Needs to Watch
There's no shortage of good war movies, from the likes of the more well-known crowds like Saving Private Ryan and Letters from Iwo Jima, to more less frequented titles, such as The Hunt for Red Octobe...
Sean Patrick3 months ago
Movie Review: '12 Strong'
The story of the Horse Soldiers of Afghanistan in the wake of the September 11th attack is pretty damn remarkable. As told in 12 Strong, 12 American soldiers became the first American soldiers to hit ...
Matthew Kresal3 months ago
Review: By Dawn's Early Light (1990)
The Cold War and the ever-looming threat of nuclear war between the United States and the Soviet Union inspired many works of its time. These included films that explored just how a nuclear war might ...
Kevin Simpson3 months ago
Military Movies That Deserve a Sequel in 2018
War movies can be one of the most successful genres at the box office and critically. Americans love seeing the tales of heroism in war played out on the big screen. While most military movies are bas...
Jacob Schneider3 months ago
Best Military Documentaries on Netflix You Should Watch Right Now
In a world of declining cable subscribers and increasing streaming service subscribers, Netflix is still the leader in the industry with over 109 million subscribers worldwide. With plenty of titles, ...
Riley Reese4 months ago
The Best Military Movies of 2017
2017 marked a year that was filled with dazzling movies from every genre imaginable—including military movies and war movies. If you're like many vets or families of veterans, watching excellent war m...
Donald Gray4 months ago
Best Prisoner of War Films of All Time
It's finally time. To stand, to escape, to prosper; whatever it may be that drives them, the prisoners of war epitomized among the following war movies take charge like never before. When it comes to ...
Best War Movies Streaming Right Now
Streaming services are all the rage for movie and TV nowadays. Most people are subscribers of at least one streaming service, if not multiple (I am). Naturally, these streaming services, whether they ...
Mark Turner4 months ago
Top War Films Used as Political Propaganda
Propaganda might seem like a term that is used when referring to war films that were produced many years ago. This is correct, but there are many current movies that have taken this theme as well. It ...
Peter Dill4 months ago
Best Military Comedies of All Time
Military life is something that you have to see in order to fully understand, and in many cases, people assume it's all drama and tears. Anyone who's dealt with the military can tell you that most of ...
Hydro Wilson5 months ago
Best Anti-War Movies of All Time
Anti-war movies are back in style, and that's a great thing. We all could use a little more peace in our lives, and we all could be reminded of the futility of war, right? The thing about anti-war mov...
Donald Gray5 months ago
Best War Documentaries Of All Time
There's something to be said about a good documentary—particularly if it's about the horrors of war. The right filmmaker and crew can turn history into a hard-hitting glimpse into the real hearts and ...
Joseph Farley5 months ago
Classic War Films That Need a Reboot
Seemingly every other movie these days is a superhero flick or remake, but there is one classic genre that doesn't often get the updated treatment—the war film. Some of the greatest cinematic masterpi...