Daily Archives: November 3, 2011

210. The Battle of Algiers (1966)

Film 78 in C4 Top 100 War Films Filmed in a mock documentary style, The Battle of Algiers covers the years between 1954 and 1957 when freedom fighters struggled to defend the Casbah and gain independence from the French after … Continue reading

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209. The English Patient (1996)

Film 77 in C4 Top 100 War Films Canadian nurse Hana is looking after a badly burned pilot in an Italian field hospital. When the hospital is forced to move, Hana and her patient end up in a bombed out … Continue reading

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208. Let the Right One In (2008)

Twelve year-old Oskar is a lonely, bullied little boy, until he meets Eli, a mysterious and eccentric girl, who moves in next door. A spate of bloody murders in the town seem to coincide with her arrival with her guardian, … Continue reading

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