World War 2 / WWII
The Sound of Music (1965). Film review of the WWII-set musical starring Julie AndrewsStandard
Jojo Rabbit (2019). Film review of the World War 2 satireStandard
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The Good Liar (2019). Film review of the thriller starring Helen Mirren and Ian McKellanStandard
Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story (2017). Film review of the documentary about the titular Hollywood starStandard
The Aftermath (2019). Film review of the WWII drama starring Keira KnightleyStandard
The House with a Clock in Its Walls (2018). This magic fantasy casts a decent spellStandard
Film review, by Jason Day, of The House with a Clock in Its Walls, the fantasy movie about a young orphan who moves in with his uncle, who turns out be a Warlock with a terrible secret. Starring Jack Black and Cate Blanchett.
Florence Foster Jenkins (2016). Meryl Streep and Hugh Grant excel in this musical biopicStandard
Film review by Jason Day of the movie Florence Foster Jenkins, in which Meryl Streep takes the title role, a tone deaf singer who finally achieves her dream of singing to an audience, despite the fact she is tone deaf. Co-starring Hugh Grant.
Darkest Hour (2018). Film review of the WWII drama about Winston Churchill.Standard
Film review, by Jason Day, of Darkest Hour, the drama about the early days of Winston Churchill tenure as Britain’s WWII Prime Minister. Starring Gary Oldman and Kristin Scott-Thomas.
Dunkirk (2017). 4/5 stars for this spectacular WWII drama.Standard
Film review, by Claire Durrant, of the World War II drama Dunkirk, directed by Christopher Nolan and starring Mark Rylance, Tom Hardy and with a cameo by former One Direction star Harry Styles.