Aug 17, 2021 • 20M

The Vietnam War's Cinematic Legacy

How movies can help people navigate national trauma.

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Sonny Bunch
Here's the elevator pitch: It's "Left, Right, and Center" meets "Siskel and Ebert." Three friends from different ideological perspectives discuss the movies and controversies (or nontroversies!) about them. Featuring bonus episodes for Bulwark+ members.
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This is a movie podcast, and as such we all felt a bit … helpless in the face of the news this week. It’s hard to care about such things with everything happening in Afghanistan. So we wrestled with it the way we knew best: through the lens of movies. It’s still too soon to say with the legacy of the Afghanistan war is going to look like on film, but we…

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