John Boorman

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Review: Winter In Wartime

Evoking a similar scene in John Boorman's wonderful World War II memoir, Hope and Glory , a stricken British bomber crashes just outside a small Dutch town.
Coming-of-age thriller
By PETER KEOUGH  |  April 08, 2011

Tiger by the tail

The wild and woolly cinema of John Boorman
The wild and woolly cinema of John Boorman
By STEVE VINEBERG  |  November 18, 2008

Imagining the truth

Gardner’s work may be fact-based, but this has not crimped his imagination or his ability to tell stories.
Filmmaker Robert Gardner’s ‘nonfiction’
By WILLIAM CORBETT  |  June 07, 2006

Theater of war

Saving Private Ryan reprised the glory days of GI Joes fighting nobly at Normandy, but it certainly didn’t spawn a comeback of World War II combat flicks.
The HFA brings back the good old days of combat movies
By GERALD PEARY  |  February 02, 2006