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#1 Movie of All-Time
KING Of All Schmoes
|Directed by:||Steven Spielberg|
|Written by:||Lee Hall, Richard Curtis|
|Cast:||Emily Watson, David Thewlis, Peter Mullan, Niels Arestrup, Tom Hiddleston, Jeremy Irvine, Benedict Cumberbatch, Toby Kebbell|
If you're walking into War Horse expecting something the likes of Saving Private Ryan, viewer beware. This is a very different kind of war film, bloodless yet not without plentiful casualties, and sweeping while very intimate, ignoring the larger workings of The Great War and focusing entirely on Joey the horse and the lives he touches from one end of the war to the other. Joey is firmly the star - the movie's best scene features him racing wildly across the trenches in the midst of a bombastic firefight - and its his lively personality and interactions with the human costars that make the movie...[more]...