Posts Tagged ‘World War II’

Darkest Hour

A film of speech rather than action, "Darkest Hour" coasts on a strong performance by Gary Oldman.
Marion Cotillard and Brad Pitt star in "Allied," a 2016 Paramount Pictures release directed by Robert Zemeckis.


The most atypical Robert Zemeckis film yet — sacrificing his burnished gentleness and wowing spectacle for something gruff and grim but supremely entertaining.


"Phoenix" traces the reawakening of a woman whose very identity is stripped from her to a strength where she is capable of fighting her own battles.
Benedict Cumberbatch stars in "The Imitation Game" (2014).

The Imitation Game

"The Imitation Game" is a gripping drama that doesn't let the audience off the hook for history's terrible treatment of Alan Turing.

New to View: ‘Fury’ a brutal battlefield drama

Brad Pitt's WWII thriller, Robert Downey Jr.'s courtroom drama "The Judge," and Jeremy Renner's "Kill the Messenger" make up this week's Blu-ray & DVD releases.
Benedict Cumberbatch in the new movie "THhe Imitation Game"

REEL BOB: Imitation Game

The story of the breaking of the German Enigma code during World War II.

REEL BOB: Unbroken

The life of Louis Zamperini, an Olympic champion who was a POW during World War II.

Red Tails

Heart is about the only thing in the right place for this rickety rah-rah resurrection of war-movie cliches that felt musty decades ago.