Daily Archives: May 24, 2011

130. Breaker Morant (1980)

Film 55 in C4 Top 100 War Films On paper, this sounded a bit grim – a film set during the Boer War, where two Australians and an Englishman who had enlisted in the Australian army, are court-martialled – accused … Continue reading

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129. It Happened One Night (1934)

This is a film which I had never seen before, but had heard so much about. It’s a classic Frank Capra screwball comedy, which won shedloads of Oscars back in the day, but does it still stand up nearly eighty … Continue reading

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128. Rear Window (1954)

I seem to be having a phase of watching films from the golden age of Hitchcock. Along with North By Northwest, Vertigo and Psycho, Rear Window stands out as one of the greatest films he ever made. Whilst photographer James Stewart … Continue reading

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127. No Man’s Land (2001)

Film 54 in C4 Top 100 War Films There cannot be many films of the Bosnian war which are basically farce, but No Man’s land is just that. It’s slightly ridiculous, very funny at times, but also immensely tragic. A … Continue reading

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