Into Film Clubs
Into Film Clubs provide opportunities to watch, review and make films.
Action and Adventure, Drama, War Films
Chris is a young US soldier who has just arrived in the Vietnam War, and is torn between the influence of two sergeants: the tough Barnes and the more complex Elias. Based on director Oliver Stone's own experiences in the war, this has some of the most authentically confusing battle scenes ever shot - you get a real sense of the noise, the chaos and of how little the average soldier knows about the purpose of their missions.
Kathryn Bigelow became the first female Best Director Oscar-winner for this tense action film about mentally pressured bomb squad specialists in Iraq.
16+ years 126 mins
Based on the World War I experience of soldier-poet Siegfried Sassoon, who suffered a mental breakdown on realising there was no point to the fighting
All ages 108 mins
The conflict in Vietnam provides the backdrop for one of the best and most visceral war movies of all-time.
16+ years 147 mins
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