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  • Film Review: Same plot line, very different film

    Film Review: Same plot line, very different film
    In this action movie from apocalyptic blockbuster specialist Roland Emmerich ("Independence Day," "The Day After Tomorrow," "2012"), the White House is successfully invaded by terrorists, the president is captured and no one can save the day other than a Secret Service wannabe (Channing Tatum). If you think you're suffering from deja vu, you can relax: this same plot outline almost exactly fits "Olympus Has Fallen," the Antoine Fuqua film that came out three months ago.
  • 'Lone Survivor': Pressure, pride and a Navy SEAL

    'Lone Survivor': Pressure, pride and a Navy SEAL
    The key moment in Peter Berg's upcoming, fact-based war movie "Lone Survivor" occurs when four U.S. Navy SEALs, hiding in the mountains of Afghanistan while on a mission to kill a Taliban leader, encounter three goat herders. The SEALs quickly boil down...

    Review: Peter Berg's fierce 'Lone Survivor' captures realities of war

    In "Lone Survivor," filmmaker Peter Berg has finally found the right war to fight and the right cast to fight it. Based on Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell's memoir of a failed military operation in Afghanistan, the action is led by Mark Wahlberg, Taylor Kitsch,...

    'Lone Survivor' Marcus Luttrell's devotion to duty

      'Lone Survivor' Marcus Luttrell's devotion to duty
    Marcus Luttrell is very polite and quiet — "Yessir," "No, ma'am," "Thank you very much" — but his abiding civil demeanor can't mask the fact that the physically imposing former Navy SEAL isn't inclined to suffer fools. At a breakfast meeting...

    Thoughts from Dr. Joe: American heroism in the Afghan mountains

    If you haven’t seen the film “Lone Survivor,” you should. It’s a story about the best of us and it details the best in us. I read the book and the story has inhabited me since. Some stories touch you and never quite leave you....