The Cinephile's Film Journal: 2012 (330 movies items)
Thoughts: A truly fantastic war epic, spectacle, and character study all bundled into one great movie. The accolades this film receives are undoubtedly warranted. I've never been a war buff, nor have I really known a whole lot about history in general. But, from what I've heard, 'Saving Private Ryan' is the most authentic depiction of war yet. If that's the case, it really is a good history lesson, but a wildly entertaining one. Knowing how hard those soldiers fo"