Movies of 2011 (620 movies items)
"Home - Rewatch
I ended up watching Saving Private Ryan and The Big Red One this week and it sort of compounds my issues with Saving Private Ryan, especially the Normandy scene. I think my distaste for the sequence is largely due to how it was co-opted by movie and videogames (ESPECIALLY videogames) but that media attention sort of casts a different light on the sequence. At twenty minutes long the Normandy sequence stops being a treatise on the horrors and insanity of war and becomes a cavalcad"