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 Revolutionary Road
  • View Happy Feet
  • View Thats 70s Show Series 3
  • View South Park The Movie
  • View Whale Wars: Series 1
  • View Dead Snow
  • View Flight Of The Conchords Season 1
  • View Happy Feet 2
  • View London Boulevard
  • View This Means War (Blu-ray)
  • View Dune
  • View Chip N Dale Trouble In A Tree
  • View Cop land
  • View Some Like It Hot
  • View The Look Of Love (Blu-ray)
  • View Texas Killing Fields
  • View Downton Abbey Series 3
  • View Big Fish
  • View Did You Hear About The Morgans?
  • View Maniac (Blu-ray)
  • View I Come With The Rain
  • View Pi
  • View Bedknobs And Broomsticks
  • View Burke And Hare
  • View Courage Under Fire
  • View Boardwalk Empire: Season 1
  • View Invictus (Blu-ray)
  • View 3:10 To Yuma
  • View Alex Cross
  • View Seeking A Friend For The End Of The World (Blu-ray)
  • View Scooby Doo And The Alien Invaders
  • View Asterix And Cleopatra
  • View Blair Witch Project
  • View Extraordinary Measures
  • View Die Hard 4.0 (Blu-ray)
  • View Defendor
  • View Deadmans Island
  • View Bridesmaids (Blu-ray)
  • View The Smurfs
  • View Lawrence Of Arabia