In Country (1989)

Referred to as a “coming of age” film, it is really a “coming to grips” film. In Country is the story of how the Vietnam War tore a hole in a community and several generations of a family. Directed with sensitivity and a gentle hand, Norman Jewison’s film is a journey of healing and moving … More In Country (1989)

The Directors: Arthur Hiller & Norman Jewison

Note: This is a series on film directors, two at a time. Arthur Hiller and Norman Jewison both had long careers directing feature films. Both started in television directing series and then television movies before moving into feature films. Both directed big hits and cultural bending films, and both men had a style that was … More The Directors: Arthur Hiller & Norman Jewison