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'Journey's End' Review: Old-Fashioned WWI Tale Will Leave You Shattered

Over three days of fighting in March of 1918, British soldiers stuck in the WWI trenches of northern France and their commanding officers quartered below await a German attack. Raleigh (Hugo‘s Asa Butterfield), an inexperienced 19-year-old officer, had actually requested to join C Company, led his much-beloved former school housemaster and prospective brother-in-law Captain Stanhope (Sam Claflin). The latter tries ...

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New videos: 'Only the Brave' is old-fashioned — in a good way

The rugged wilderness adventure is refreshingly old-fashioned: the kind of movie that makes older film buffs sigh and say, “They don’t make ’em like that anymore.” A throwback to the days of macho directors like Howard Hawks and John Ford, the picture tells the true story of the wildfire-fighting Granite Mountain Hotshots, and the deadly 2013 Yarnell Hill fire. Josh ...

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