"The Monuments Men" (2014)

The Monuments Men (2014)
Directed by: George Clooney
Running time: 118 minutes

It actually astounds me that this film was not released in time for Oscars season. This film has “Oscar-Bait” written all over it! It’s set in World War II for crying out loud, that’s basically a slam dunk! OK, that wasn’t really fair, but my point is is that this kind of film is definitely the kind of one you see competing for that Best Picture Oscar. The World War II thing, the passion for the arts in the story line, the cast; it all seemed to be gearing up for award season. Ah well, maybe next year! “But Tom,” you say, “was The¬†Monuments Men¬†actually any good?!” Geez, you’re a needy lot, jumping straight to the point! Here you go then: Continue reading