Saving Private Ryan – In A World Of Equals Does One Life Ever Merit Saving Over Another

What it’s about During the Normandy invasion of World War II, Captain John Miller is assigned the task of searching for Private James Ryan, whose three brothers have already been killed in the war. Why you should watch it This film is based on the sole survivor directive that the US implemented to stop a family from losing all of its children to war. Derived … Continue reading Saving Private Ryan – In A World Of Equals Does One Life Ever Merit Saving Over Another

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The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas – Friendship Has No Prejudice

What it’s about Bruno is the eight-year-old son of the commandant at a concentration camp during WWII. His friendship with a Jewish boy he meets across the fence leads to unexpected consequences. Why you should watch it Is hatred for those who think different to us in our blood or do we learn to hate those who think different? This film uses a story between … Continue reading The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas – Friendship Has No Prejudice

Schindler’s List – The Kindness And Cruelty Of Man

What it’s about Based on a true story. Oskar Schindler, a German industrialist and member of the Nazi party, tries to save his Jewish employees after witnessing the persecution of Jews in Poland. Why you should watch it One of the most powerful stories in history, this film captures perfectly the contrast between the human ability to commit good and evil. Arguably no other story … Continue reading Schindler’s List – The Kindness And Cruelty Of Man