Intense, heart-wrenching, endearing, real - just what a good film should be
12 September 2014
Summary: I loved this film. I felt that the story was told with great respect for the soldiers who lived through the horrific experiences that the film portrays. While Firth was as good as he always is, the stand-out actor for me was Jeremy Irvine, playing the young Eric Lomax.
Summary: Wow! I really enjoyed the movie, subject matter aside! It was intense and emotional! While I did look away a couple of times it was really well done. There was a bit too much back and forth at the start but then it settled down and was an awesome movie.
Summary: I was so engaged and enthralled with this movie that I had no idea how long I had been watching it for. It starts out very un-assuming and rather quirky but soon delves deep in to despair and torture of the body and soul Colin Firth exhibits what he has become known for as far as historic...
Conclusion: Colin Firth and Nicole Kidman star in this traumatic wartime drama based on fact. Firth plays Eric Lomax, a man obsessed with trains. Kidman plays his long suffering wife who is unable to understand what her husband went through during the Second World War until she speaks with his former commander...