Following in the footsteps of other Zwick masterpieces such as GLORY, COURAGE UNDER FIRE, LEGENDS OF THE FALL, and LAST SAMURAI, the film DEFIANCE follows his pattern of expertly mythologizing moments of our history, thereby creating visual ballads of those places where we stand up. And like those aforementioned movies, DEFIANCE manages to both rouse and move. Highly recommended. Grade: B+/A-.
All of the Edward Zwick movies named are highly recommended. Most are available on streaming so you can try before you buy, but the films are clinics on film-making, and should be owned for the commentaries as well as being able to see the movies in the best quality available.
Conveyors of Common Sense...
We are Your Destination for Everything Action!
Reviewing every superhero and comic book movie ever made... eventually.
The observations of actor, author, comedian, critic, director, humorist, journalist, m.c., performance artist, playwright, producer, publicist, public speaker, songwriter, and variety booker Trav S.D.
Comic Books, Horror Movie Reviews, Videos, Podcasts, Words
The Best Deals, Coupons, Promo Codes & Freebies
Best Tutorials and Buying Guides
Official Site - An initiative of LivingSafely.org™, we report on food, product and vehicle recalls from various agencies in US, Canada, Europe and other jurisdictions.
Smashing System Bias Since 1972...
A look back at some really old comics by an even older comics fan
Music, Movies, and Other Entertainment
Worldupclose is a website, focuses on movies/series, travel tips and relationship/marriage.
Cult, classic and crazy movies you must see, might see and maybe miss