Posts Tagged ‘soldier’
By trying to sharpen its edges when sincere, simple empathy suits it fine, “Max” swerves its story in the worst possible direction.
Despite an early barrage of cliches, this tale of family feuds settled through fisticuffs flies by thanks to vivid fight choreography and tough performances.
The only thing beefier than Channing Tatum and Jamie Bell is the unexpectedly substantial drama in this historical action film.
"The Messenger" — a draining drama about death, but not a numbing one — continues Nick Rogers' look at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
"In the Valley of Elah" — one of few films to earn fury at the futility of the Iraq war — continues Nick Rogers' look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.