Review on the entire trilogy
The Human Condition is a wonderful trilogy of epic proportions with an undeniably monumental scope, impressive cinematography, and compelling though inconsistent performances that make for a worthwhile experience despite its length. No doubt a fine achievement in its own right.
While much has already been said about its greatness, I would like to focus a bit more on what I did not like about it.
The Human Condition is, to borrow from Claude Lanzmann's criticism…