Toronto Aspiring actors may want to do as Christian Bale does, not as he says. Because when it comes to craft, Bale doesn’t say much. “I don’t know what there is to teach, particularly,” says Bale, who stars as real-life prisoner of war Dieter Dengler in Rescue Dawn. “I think that, with filmmaking, acting, directing, […]
Summer typically brings one big budget studio film a week, with an accompanying pervasive marketing blitz. But many people will never hear about some of the excellent smaller films sneaking their way into theatres this summer, such as the new Vietnam POW film Rescue Dawn.
The year’s best ensemble cast isn’t even Rescue Dawn’s biggest asset. That would be writer-director Werner Herzog, without whom the movie would’ve been made with uber-testosterone instead of being about it. Story Rescue Dawn is not a movie about war, despite its Vietnam War setting, or even so much a prisoner of war, even though […]
Rated PG-13 for some sequences of intense war violence and torture. Rescue Dawn breaks little new ground for the repertoire of the brilliant filmmaker Werner Herzog, but in his case, that is not a negative remark at all. The most evident problem is that the film version of Dieter Dengler’s amazing story is not quite […]
Werner Herzog is no stranger to the jungle, which many of the filmmaker’s crazed protagonists try, in futility, to conquer. In his classics “Aguirre: The Wrath of God,” “Fitzcarraldo,” and “Cobra Verde,” Herzog uses landscape to visualize the extremity of self-destructive over-achievers. In 1998, he turned to the Laotian jungle for “Little Dieter Needs to […]
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