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Summary | 5 Annotations
In 2004, George W. Bush was in the White House, Beyoncé was in Destiny’s Child and more than 100,000 American troops were in Iraq.
2016/11/12 15:31
Directed by Ang Lee and adapted from Ben Fountain’s novel, a National Book Award finalist in 2012,
2016/11/12 15:31
He is an elegant, contemplative filmmaker, observing strong emotions with a careful balance of sympathy and detachment. And even the chaos of combat and the circus inside the stadium have a choreographed, almost serene quality. You are not immersed in Billy’s world or his consciousness, but floating through them
2016/11/12 15:33
The movie is being released in two forms: a 3-D, super-high-definition version with an accelerated frame rate in a couple of theaters and a more conventional version everywhere else
2016/11/12 15:34
Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk” is about the gulf that separates modern soldiers from their noncombatant fellow citizens, a rift that is the subject of books like Phil Klay’s “Redeployment” and Sebastian Junger’s “Tribe.” The film is also, like Mr. Lee’s “Brokeback Mountain,” about love among men.
2016/11/12 15:36