War Requiem 1990
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|Genres||Military & War, Drama|
|Starring||Nathaniel Parker, Tilda Swinton|
|Supporting actors||Laurence Olivier, Patricia Hayes, Rohan McCullough, Nigel Terry, Owen Teale, Sean Bean, Alex Jennings, Claire Davenport, Spencer Leigh, Milo Bell, Richard Stirling, Kim Kindersley, Stuart Turton, Lucinda Gane, Beverly Seymour, Linda Spurrier, David Meyer, Clancy Chassay|
|MPAA rating||NR (Not Rated)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Rental rights||3-day viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
They tried too hard when they filmed this one.
The priest is retaining the man alive for him to suffer more, for the audience to understand the suffering such a war can be, but that is our easy interpretation.
Despite the subject matter and the footage, I found this an extremely poetic vision, and quite brilliant.
An incredibly good film commentary on an incredibly good music commentary on incredibly good poetic commentary about the evil of war. Brilliant! Brutal. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Robert Mitchell
POWERFUL PRESENTATION OF THE MEETING OF ARTISTS, COMPOSER, POETRY, ACTOR/NARRATOR AND VISUAL SUPPORT OF THEME. Read morePublished 2 months ago by cleta hughes
Britten writes great music for a tragedy unprecedented in human times. Probably the only way to explore the deepest depths that are still WWIPublished 4 months ago by Steve
Truly an evocative production of 'War Requiem!' Perhaps not for everyone, this unusual genre. Any narration would certainly have compromised the integraty of the film. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Honey Solomon
I'm not sure that I followed the thread of the video that accompanied the music. Perhaps it was intended as a dreamlike sequence that did not have a linear timeline, but it was... Read morePublished 15 months ago by George B. Lane
Interesting concept, but extremely lugubrious if you intend to use this in conjunction with teaching WW I literature. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Roger Tangney
A wizard called Radagast the Brown is keeping the nest of a dirty bird under his hat in the movie The Hobbit, an Unexpected Journey. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Bruce P. Barten
Through the vision of the artful eye of Derek Jarmon comes a timeless capture of known or little known characters. Read morePublished on September 2, 2012 by Dedprez11