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Their Finest

April 25, 2017


Their Finest – Set in 1940s London, it’s a very 1940’s movie. The Ministry of War Department wants an authentic movie made, partly to inspire their troops and country; partly to enlist America’s help. Authentic was described as “real life with the boring cut out.” Catrin Cole (Gemma Atherton) gets hired as a scriptwriter at […]

Hacksaw Ridge

November 4, 2016


Hacksaw Ridge – Andrew Garfield, with the tall hair and goofy smile, plays Desmond Doss who joins the Army in 1945 as a Conscientious Objector. He feels an obligation to serve but will not pick up a rifle. He’s bullied and beaten by his platoon brothers; even his commanding officers (Vince Vaughn and Sam Worthington) […]