War Book Reviews

May 31, 2019
There is a rare focus and ruthless quality in this low-budget indie that deserves and demands your attention.
April 6, 2019
It begins to resemble a poorly thought-out episode of the The West Wing -- with geopolitical realities subordinate to soapy backstory.
October 9, 2015
With an ingenious concept, this fairly simple film becomes one of the most gripping thrillers of the year even though it rarely leaves a wood-panelled conference room.
August 7, 2015
The artifice of the whole thing often overwhelms.
August 6, 2015
Harper's framing is always dynamic, and often pointed: each glimpse of life passing blithely by this room's only window provides a sobering reminder of the extent to which we're at the mercy of those who would govern us.
August 5, 2015
Riveting, terrifying, and unafraid to confront its own quiet horror. One of the most important movies ever about nuclear weapons and modern governance.
August 3, 2015
There is not a single weak link amongst the impressive ensemble cast, who keep up with Thorne's powerful dialogue as it ricochets around the room with increasing tempo.