Brutal, gripping, hard hitting. The true story of WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss (Andrew Garfield), who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refused to kill people, and became the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot. I was a little worried at first that Garfield … Continue reading *NEW* HACKSAW RIDGE REVIEW *NEW*



Heartbreaking drama.  A five-year-old Indian boy (Sunny Pawar) gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home.  He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia; 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family. I was concerned that this film might stumble into Slumdog Millionaire territory, … Continue reading *NEW* LION REVIEW *NEW*