Category Archives: WWII

World Advent : Day 21

The Film: Kon-Tiki – Norway I was really looking forward to the potential of this film. I had read some things about the production when it was still in theaters and was excited to see the look of the film. … Continue reading

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Global Advent: Day 2

The Film: Salmer fra kjøkkenet [Kitchen Stories] – Norway With Scandinavian films I have learned to just watch. Stay with it. Beginning to end. My first experience was watching Italiensk for begyndere. My perception before, during, and after was nearly … Continue reading

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Adventures in Netflix II

More Adventures… I’ll start out with a series I only partially watched on TV but as Netflix recommended it to me, and I decided to write a review to warn others, I’m including it in this roundup. Downton Abbey Shallow … Continue reading

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Flame & Citron

In a recent article by Orson Bean the opening paragraph addresses the lack of opposition to government takeover by Nazi extremists which spiraled into WWII, the imprisonment of some and silence of too many. A Danish film inspired by actual … Continue reading

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