‘1917’: World War I Sanitized for Snowflakes

Poet Walt Whitman wrote of the Civil War, “The real war will never get into the books.” He meant the true horror of war was impossible to capture in any written account, novel, or even film. No movie can ever capture the “seething hell and black infernal background” of war. Yet that doesn’t keep…

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Eric Coyote

Eric Coyote

Filmmaker Eric Coyote earned his Master‘s degree in critical theory from the University of Southern California. He writes about movies, Hollywood, and culture.