Midway – The original

In June of 1976, just over 42 years after the actual Battle of Midway, the movie Midway was released. It was a summer hit and went on to be 10th highest grossing film of that year. Now, more than four … Read more

‘The Promise’ uses a love triangle to tell the story of the Armenian Genocide

There is no shortage of films on the Armenian Genocide. 20 documentary films since 1945. 15 feature movies prior to The Promise from writer/director Terry George (Hotel Rwanda, Reservation Road). However, given the refusal of the government of Turkey to recognize the Armenian Genocide over a century later, the issue is important enough to warrant another feature telling the tale.