world-war-ii

The No. 1 Movie of 2020 Was an IMAX Bloodbath From China

‘The Eight Hundred’ will live forever as a weird, bar trivia footnote — unless, perhaps, it’s a harbinger of the future?

Why Does My Pacifist Boyfriend Love War Movies So Much?

It’s an escape, yes, but more than anything else, it’s an emotional relief

A WWII Historian Explains the Dark History of Pixar’s ‘Cars’

The presence of a WWII Jeep named Sarge has left fans scratching their heads. So let’s settle this: How did the war play out in the ‘Cars’ universe?

Coming-of-Age Drama ‘The Painted Bird’ Puts Its Main Character (and You) Through Hell

In this bleak war film, a boy goes through an odyssey of pain while discovering how much cruelty there is in the world. But sometimes the misery becomes monotonous.