Tag : Clint Eastwood

Interesting concept, poor execution: Clint Eastwood’s The 15.17 to Paris

9 months ago / 0 comments

The 15.17 to Paris is director Clint Eastwood’s latest project about the terrorist attack that took place on the Thalys train travelling from Amsterdam to Paris in 2015. The events of that day are well known: 25 year old Moroccan, El-Khazzany, tried to put in act a terrorist attack that … Read More

Review: Sully – filled with remarkable tension

2 years ago / 0 comments

The story of the miracle on the Hudson is one of the most extraordinary in aviation history. This film tells the story of US Airways Captain Chesley ‘Sully’ Sullenberger’s involvement in the forced water landing of flight 1549 and its aftermath. It is the work of legendary actor/director Clint Eastwood; … Read More

Are the U.S. war propaganda accusations against American Sniper justified?

4 years ago / 0 comments

Our hero, Chris Kyle (Bradley Cooper) stands statuesque and heroic on a windswept battlefield. Shrouded by an American flag, he stares into the far distance determinedly. The poster for American Sniper certainly does nothing to lessen its growing reputation as militaristic propaganda. Following in the footsteps of last year’s Lone … Read More