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Not Monumentally Successful

Advantages: A solid cast and great period detail.
Disadvantages: A very uneven tone and a lack of depth.

...As World War Two draws to a close, art historian Frank Stokes brings together a group of artists and architects with the intention of saving thousands of works of art plundered by Nazis from across Europe. The so-called “Monuments Men” have their work cut ...

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A cheap forgery and no masterpiece either.

Advantages: Clooneyg
Disadvantages: Boring waste of time..

...minutes Certificate – PG13 Country – USA Awards – 3 Wins & 2 Nominations Amazon – £2.83 DVD £4.85 Blue Ray = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = So the Monuments Men, a war dram ...

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Not truly monumentally flawed...

Advantages: Wonderful casting; based on an interesting true story...
Disadvantages: ... Which hasn't translated well to the screen; slow pacing and confusing.

... "If you destroy their achievements, their history, it's like they never existed." Frank Stokes. It's 1944 and a New York lecturer gives an impassioned speech to the US President about saving the art of occupied Europe before its all seized or tra ...

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Monumental

Advantages: Comedy moments
Disadvantages: Too many concepts going on

...George Clooney wrote, directed and starred in The Monuments Men. Could this be a case of too many jobs for one person? Throughout World War II, as the Nazi war machine brought Europe to its knees, the highest levels of the Fuhrer's government had ideas o ...

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~ * Messy Monuments * ~

Advantages: interesting plot, acting
Disadvantages: bit ll over the place

In the last year or so, I have really gotten into going to the cinema on a regular basis. Before, I would probably go to the cinema around a couple of times a year, now I seem to be there at least twice a month. My friends and I (who are big fans of Georg ...

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