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A Private War (2018)

Multi-faceted exploration of a war journalist’s damaged psyche, anchored by Rosamund Pike in a career-best work. It packs powerful emotional punches that rightfully disturb its audience.

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John Krasinski on 'A Quiet Place': Casting A Deaf Actress Was 'Non-Negotiable'

John Krasinski’s debut feature “A Quiet Place” tells the story of a family with a deaf child, and the “Jack Ryan” star wanted to make sure he included a deaf actor in the film. 246 more words


'Hostiles' Is a Compelling Tale of Friendship and Forgiveness

I love a good Western. I always have. And after watching No Country for Old Men my intrigue in fantastic Western flicks has grown. So, yesterday, I watched a film that was said to be an enjoyable movie last year and that was  555 more words


Flash Movie Review: A Private War

THE WAY MY FRIEND TOLD THE STORY, she was sitting on the sofa watching television when she suddenly heard a loud bang. She muted the TV as she tried to figure out the origin of the sound. 603 more words


Pride and Prejudice

This was my second Audibles experience; I’m trying to get through the books I have from an ill-advised membership that lasted about six months. I love the  379 more words


Provocative and Brutal, 'A Private War' Dares Us to Care (ClickTheCity)

I knew I was going to like A Private War but I didn’t realize how hard it was going to hit. It was when I looked at the filmography of its director, Matthew Heineman that I realized how his documentary filmmaking background had really helped him capture this story with razor sharp focus.  151 more words

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Rushing into Madness: A Journalist’s Obsession - 'A Private War’ Review

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Movie Review: Drama/Biography – ‘A Private War

Directed by Matthew Heineman

Starring Rosamund Pike, Jamie Dornan, Tom Hollander, and Stanley Tucci… 2,461 more words

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