Jarhead: Forgotten Masterpiece
Mikey revisits Sam Mendes’ forgotten masterpiece, Jarhead (2005), demonstrating how Mendes updated the war film, showing us how the restrictions and modern regulations of war create a new model of frustration born out of the modern soldier’s fight against. boredom, oversight, and permission mixed with a bloodlust.
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