loving a blondie song being the catalyst for the plot
On one hand, I try to keep my reviews concise and snappy, but Kubrick just does not allow that. His films demand dissection and a closer analysis of the broader messages made in all of it's smallest details.
As expected, though being one of his earliest films, is a staunch and hopeless story about the futility of war and it's devastating effects on men. Experiencing the lowest depths of human depravity, crowded in trenches, regularly breaking down into sobs,…