Sign up for your 2 week free trial

Lebanon (2009)

Write review

5 out of 10 Disturbingly brilliant
Kieran from Limerick, 25 Jul 2011
A film almost entirely shot inside a tank and revolving around the 4 man crew was one of the most riveting I have seen in years. It focuses on the innocent casualties of conflict and the unwilling youth forced to fight. The acting is top notch, you can feel their desperation. One of the greatest anti war movies ever made imo.
Was this review helpful to you? 
0 people out of 0 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment

What's it about....
Lebanon is a personal film, a film about four boys who had never been involved in anything violent before and found themselves killing people, A film about survival against a palpable threat of death, a situation in which the conflict between their basic instincts and human conscious claims its victims. The First Lebanon War - June, 1982: A lone tank is dispatched to search a hostile town that has already been bombarded by the Israel Air Force. What seems to be a simple mission...

(read more)

  • View Entourage - Season 1
  • View Harry Potter And The Philosophers Stone
  • View Everybodys Fine
  • View Thats My Boy (Blu-ray)
  • View 12 Years A Slave
  • View Snowtown
  • View Desperate Housewives: Series 5
  • View 30 Minutes Or Less (Blu-ray)
  • View Bottle Shock
  • View London Boulevard
  • View Revolutionary Road (Blu-ray)
  • View Friends With Benefits
  • View Paranoia
  • View Saw VI (Blu-ray)
  • View Barry Lyndon
  • View Contraband
  • View Ashes To Ashes Season 2
  • View Bad Teacher
  • View Franklyn
  • View A Christmas Carol
  • View Saving Private Ryan (Blu-ray)
  • View Odd Couple, The
  • View Behind The Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon
  • View The Two Faces Of January (Blu-ray)
  • View Cold Creek Manor
  • View Skyline (Blu-ray)
  • View Beyond The Sea The Bobby Darin Story
  • View Saw
  • View Book of Eli
  • View Sightseers (Blu-ray)
  • View The Apu Trilogy
  • View Paranormal Activity 4 (Blu-ray)
  • View Terminator Salvation: The Future Begins (Blu-ray)
  • View Premium Rush (Blu-ray)
  • View Stake Land
  • View Kick-Ass
  • View Chi Kung For Health
  • View The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • View Underworld Evolution (Blu-ray)
  • View Boiling Point