Daily Archives: July 7, 2011

170. The Deer Hunter (1978)

Film 73 in C4 Top 100 War Films Ok – it’s got Robert De Niro, Meryl Streep, John Cazale and Christopher Walken in, so it’s got to be good, yeah? And everyone in the world, even if they’ve never seen … Continue reading

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169. Black Hawk Down (2001)

Film 72 in C4 Top 100 War Films Mogadishu, Somalia, 1993. A quick raid into the centre of the war-torn city by Delta Force soldiers to capture a warlord goes horribly wrong when the black hawk helicopters that were preparing … Continue reading

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168. Inside Man (2006)

A New York bank is taken over by robbers, and each is dressed in identical boiler suits. They take hostages and they are all forced to strip and put on the same outfits. In the meantime, the police are trying … Continue reading

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167. The Pianist (2002)

Film 71 in C4 Top 100 War Films I wasn’t looking forward to this much, as my housemate had spent the last year ranting about it, since he accidentally mistook it for The Piano. But right from the outset, the … Continue reading

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