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PopPolitics: 'War Machine' Director on the Futility of Another Troop Surge in Afghanistan (Listen)

David Michod, the director of the new Netflix movie “War Machine,” debuting this weekend, said that his initial reaction to reports that President Trump’s advisers are calling for more troops in Afghanistan was one of “bewilderment.” 369 more words

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CineVue Review: War Machine

★★★☆☆

Satire comes in two modes: Juvenalian – harsh, critical and in service of a serious point – and Horatian – light, humorous and affectionate. In attempting to do both, David Michôd’s War Machine doesn’t quite succeed at either, never fully gelling into the absurdist War on Terror satire to which it aspires. 60 more words

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Film Review: WAR MACHINE (USA 2017) ***

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An absurdist war story for our times, writer-director David Michôd (Animal Kingdom) recreates a U.S. 595 more words

‘War Machine’ suffers from uneven pacing and scenes that just don’t make sense.


War Machine tells the story of a U.S. General’s roller-coaster rise and fall as part reality, part savage parody – raising the specter of just where the line between them lies today. 268 more words

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Movie Review: War Machine (2017)

General Glen McMahon (Brad Pitt), the latest officer to be handed the keys to resolving the war in Afghanistan, is determined to be the one who actually pulls it off. 1,267 more words

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Review: War Machine

Writer-director David Michôd (Animal Kingdom) recreates a U.S. General’s roller-coaster rise and fall as part reality, part savage parody – raising the specter of just where the line between them lies today. 531 more words

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PRINT: .@LWLies Interviews David Michôd about his military satire #WARMACHINE

In case you didn’t know, War Machine is released on NETFLIX today (26 May 2017).  Little White Lies interviewed David about his military satire and here’s an excerpt: 622 more words

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