War
 
Testament of Youth (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Testament of Youth (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Testament of Youth (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Testament of Youth (2014)

There is a sub-genre of the war film that focuses on those away from combat. These films do not display the horrors of warfare or the camaraderie of men under fire, but instead the dramas of those left behind or serving their c...
Unbroken (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Unbroken (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Unbroken (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Unbroken (2014)

It’s hard to say how much art there is in imitation, but Angelina Jolie certainly apes the old-fashioned Hollywood tear-jerking biopic like the best of them. Whatever that’s worth is where the debate lies in Unbroken, Jolie’s s...

American Sniper (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
American Sniper (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
American Sniper (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: American Sniper (2014)

American Sniper is more intent on creating a hero out of Chris Kyle, reportedly the most lethal sniper in U.S. military history, than it is on being an unbiased character study; to be fair, the film was based on Kyle’s ep...
The Imitation Game (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Imitation Game (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Imitation Game (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: The Imitation Game (2014)

“Sometimes, it is the people no one imagines anything of who do the things that no one imagines” Mathematician and cryptographer Alan Turing experiences both triumph and tragedy in Norwegian director Morton Tydlum’s The Imitati...

Fury (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Fury (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Fury (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Fury (2014)

The story of Fury is harsh, straightforward, swift and breathtaking. And it is remarkable to bear witness to Don ‘Wardaddy’ Collier (Brad Pitt, “World War Z”) leading a Sherman tank crew through the German countrysi...
American Sniper (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
American Sniper (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
American Sniper (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Trailer: American Sniper (2014)

Intense is one way to describe the trailer for Clint Eastwood’s American Sniper. Heartbreaking is another, as we see the incredibly difficult life or death choices left to Navy SEAL Chris Kyle (Bradley Cooper) to make in ...

The Imitation Game (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Imitation Game (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Imitation Game (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Trailer: The Imitation Game (2014)

Based on the best-selling novel “Alan Turing: The Enigma” by Andrew Hodges comes The Imitation Game, a character study of Alan Turing, the English mathematician credited with deciphering the Enigma code used by Nazi...
300: Rise of an Empire (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
300: Rise of an Empire (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
300: Rise of an Empire (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: 300: Rise of an Empire (2014)

For eight years, fans of “300” have been wondering how the film would be followed up — could the heroic sacrifice of King Leonidas and his brave 300 Spartans be outdone? With his sophomore effort, Noam Murro (“Smart Peopl...