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Journey’s End

“They sent us here to die”: this is the austere notion behind the heavyweight film Journey’s End. This sense of doom renders it distinct from recent contemporary film adaptations such as the heroic Dunkirk (2017) or even noble War Horse (2011). Journey’s End is about the Great War to End all Wars, a title which […]

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Suite Francaise

Whilst many may groan at the release of Suite Francaise as yet another war film to hit the big screen, this should not detract possible viewers from what is a poignant and moving depiction of war created by director Saul Dibb. The film is based on the recently found writings of Ukrainian-Jewish author Irène Némirovsky, […]