Platoon
Action/Adventure / Films / Thriller

Platoon

There are, arguably, four big movies about the Vietnam war – Apocalypse Now, The Deer Hunter, Full Metal Jacket, and Platoon. These are the movies which have come to define the event in public consciousness, though the big four themselves – directed by, in order, Francis Ford Coppola, Michael Cimino, Stanley Kubrick and Oliver Stone … Continue reading

Howl’s Moving Castle
Animation / Films

Howl’s Moving Castle

Hayao Miyazaki is one of the more creative and fascinating directors working today. His animated movies stand as the best Studio Ghibli have to offer – stunning visual masterpieces with so much imagination, it’s easy to see why he’s considered the Walt Disney of the East. It did however, take almost two decades for the … Continue reading