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"Whiplash" Movie Review

Blood. Sweat. Tears.

After Whiplash premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival, it immediately drew comparisons with one film: Full Metal Jacket. On the surface, it’s an odd analogy: what does a Vietnam War film have to do with a movie about a kid at an elite music conservatory? 485 more words

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Nel suo penultimo film torna il talento del più grande, controverso regista di tutti i tempi Stanley Kubrick, che si dedica quì ad un tema difficile ed impegnato come il Vietnam; difficile anche perchè durante le riprese del film girava in ogni cinema il capolavoro di Stone Platoon. 420 more words

Review: '71 (2014) dir. Yann Demange

It’s not a very good habit, but I tend to get most of my historical and general knowledge from watching various TV shows and films. 437 more words

Films

Bachelor Days and Full Metal Jacket!

I remember a time when I first started concentrating efforts on one particular story that I had been working on for years. It was the culmination of effort, frustration, and the desire to finish something I started back in 1994.  625 more words

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Stanley Kubrick's "Full Metal Jacket"

MOVIE SUMMARY

Full Metal Jacket is a war film that is based on the violence of war and how it morphs the members of the army into killing machines. 587 more words

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