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Art House Films & More

A guide to films that express social realism or escapism; and a guide to culturally important films that may reveal a character's thoughts, dreams, or motivations.

Image from Paths of Glory from giphy.com at https://gph.is/1HFt5td

War Films

Image from Dunkirk from indiewire.com at https://www.indiewire.com/2017/12/dunkirk-christopher-nolan-cinematography-imax-1201904502/

Image from Inglourious Basterds from giphy.com at https://giphy.com/gifs/patakk-art-patakk-6w2JeNcQe99SM

Image from Dunkirk from indiewire.com at https://www.indiewire.com/2017/05/dunkirk-trailer-christopher-nolan-tom-hardy-1201812804/

Image from 1917 from latimes.com at https://www.latimes.com/entertainment-arts/movies/story/2020-01-16/roger-deakins-sam-mendes-1917-key-scene

Image from 1917 from collider.com at https://collider.com/1917-movie-cut-scene-explained/

Image from Paths of Glory from giphy.com at https://giphy.com/gifs/filmstruck-xTgeJ4KU54QvoyRpi8

Image from All Quiet on the Western Front from wondersinthedark.wordpress.com at https://wondersinthedark.wordpress.com/2008/11/07/all-quiet-on-the-western-front/

Image from Paths of Glory from giphy.com at https://giphy.com/gifs/stanley-kubrick-paths-of-glory-james-b-harris-cEEla0ohPDsju

Image from The Ascent from sensesofcinema.com at http://sensesofcinema.com/2017/soviet-cinema/1977-ascent-larisa-shepitko/

Image from Fires on the Plain from twitter.com at https://twitter.com/edward2046/status/959785009065406465

War Films

Image from Inglourious Basterds from giphy.com at https://giphy.com/gifs/brad-pitt-13-10mPEHjWIJ3XMY

Image from The Last of the Mohicans from giphy.com at https://giphy.com/gifs/reactiongifs-r5EYPS8xg1wDS

Image from Apocalypse Now from giphy.com at https://giphy.com/gifs/thecoolidge-martin-sheen-francis-ford-coppola-3DmF3htsBEAiU1RozL

Image from Patton from imgur.com at https://imgur.com/gallery/C6KJTMb/comment/1372203979

Image from Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence from buzzfeed.com at https://www.buzzfeed.com/danieldalton/scroll-dance-2-electric-scrolleroo

Image from Apocalypse Now from giphy.com at https://giphy.com/gifs/movie-war-marlon-brando-80R8E57CqCe3u