Browsing Tag

War Movies

  • War Movie Mondays Again: M*A*S*H

    It’s time for another edition of War Movie Mondays Again. This week we’re focusing on acclaimed director Robert Altman’s 1970 anti-war comedy classic M*A*S*H. The movie was adapted by screenwriter Ring…

  • War Movie Mondays Again: The Longest Day

    It’s time for another edition of War Movie Mondays Again where we take a look at a classic (or not-so-classic) war movie you may or may not have seen. This week…

  • War Movie Mondays Again: Zulu Dawn

    It’s time for another edition of War Movie Mondays Again. This week’s movie is 1979’s Zulu Dawn. Zulu Dawn is a prequel to the 1964 film Zulu and tells the story…

  • War Movie Mondays Again: The Big Red One

    The Big Red One: The Reconstruction is director Samuel Fuller’s (Fixed Bayonets, The Steel Helmet, Merrill’s Marauders) autobiographical account of his experiences with the legendary 1st U.S. infantry division during World…

  • War Movie Mondays Again: Battle of Britain

    Last time on War Movie Mondays Again we featured the film Kelly’s Heroes. This time it’s the 1969 Guy Hamilton directed classic Battle of Britain. This film depicts the valiant struggle of…

  • War Movie Mondays Again: Kelly’s Heroes

    As we did with Western Wednesdays Again, we’re bringing back another favorite feature: War Movie Mondays. And kicking things off is 1970’s Kelly’s Heroes. Written by Douglas Barnett, War Movie Mondays…

  • War Movie Mondays: ‘Saving Private Ryan’

    This week’s pick salutes Steven Spielberg’s epic Saving Private Ryan (1998) which tells the story of an eight man rifle squad which is chosen to find and safely bring back Pvt.…

  • War Movie Mondays: ‘Rough Riders’ Miniseries

    This week’s pick salutes the heroes of a forgotten American war, The Spanish American War which until the First Gulf War, was the shortest war in American history. John Milius (Red…