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 Vanity Fair
  • View I Robot (3D) (Blu-ray)
  • View The Last Song
  • View The Wire Season 5
  • View The Silent House
  • View Dora The Explorer: Dance To The Rescue
  • View The Lionman: Series 3
  • View Micmacs
  • View Maleficent
  • View Les Diaboliques
  • View Hotel For Dogs
  • View The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets Nest (Blu-ray)
  • View Drive Angry (Blu-ray)
  • View Arthur
  • View Planes (3D) (Blu-ray)
  • View Safari (3D) (Blu-ray)
  • View Black Rock
  • View Puss In Boots
  • View Strange Wilderness
  • View Quartet (Blu-ray)
  • View Sex And The City 2 (Blu-ray)
  • View Push (Blu-ray)
  • View Compliance
  • View Rampart
  • View The Tournament (Blu-ray)
  • View Mirror Mirror (Blu-ray)
  • View Angels and Demons
  • View One Fine Day
  • View (500) Days of Summer
  • View Killing Season (Blu-ray)
  • View You're Next (Blu-ray)
  • View A Turtles Tale: Sammys Adventures (3D) (Blu-ray)
  • View Footloose
  • View Ferris Buellers Day Off
  • View The Mechanic
  • View The Last Mistress
  • View The Campaign
  • View The Marine 2
  • View It Happened One Night
  • View The Hidden Fortress