Who’s Singin’ Over There is at heart an allegory, using the platform of a road movie to ruminate on our capacity to fiddle whilst Rome burns.
"In my experience, human beings are the same. We laugh like each other, we fall in love like each other, we get sad like each other, we have the same emotions in the same conditions everywhere."
We so often write about films with assertiveness, but the truth is, it’s hard to be certain about anything.
Spielberg is a great filmmaker, not a great thinker. And that's the problem.