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Hacksaw Ridge (2016)

Directed by Mel Gibson, starring Andrew Garfield, Sam Worthington, Teresa Palmer, Hugo Weaving, Luke Bracey, Vince Vaughn and Rachel Griffiths. In WWII Army Medic Desmond T.Doss served during the battle of Okinawa, though he refused to hold a rifle owing to strong religious beliefs, he saved 75 lives. 922 more words


Review: Hacksaw Ridge (2016)

When confronted with the word “hero”, different people picture different men in their minds. Some think of superheroes, some think of immensely strong and fearless soldiers and some think of remarkable generals and leaders. 551 more words


"Help me get one more." - Hacksaw Ridge Review

After a ten-year absence out of the wilderness, Mel Gibson returns to the directing fold in Hacksaw Ridge.  A lot has been said about his directorial work with critics outlining… 1,417 more words


2016 #23 - Hacksaw Ridge (dir. Mel Gibson)

“With the world so set on tearing itself apart, it don’t seem like such a bad thing to me to want to put a little bit of it back together.” – Andrew Garfield as Desmond Doss in… 1,113 more words


Film #572: Hacksaw Ridge (2016)

Why did I leave this one till last? That’s the question that was going through my head as I was struck with the fact that the only one of this year’s Best Picture nominees that I hadn’t seen was Mel Gibson’s war movie Hacksaw Ridge. 904 more words




Run time: 139 MINS

Director: Mel Gibson

Cast: Andrew Garfield, Sam Worthington, Luke Bracey, Teresa Palmer, Hugo Weaving, Rachel Griffiths, Vince Vaughn… 387 more words

Hacksaw Ridge⭐⭐⭐½

It all started so unpromisingly. Corny, predictable love story with adult actors playing much younger. Strange (but authentic) Southern accents coming out of recognizable British and Australian actors. 265 more words