American Sniper DVD Giveaway (Concluded)

American Sniper comes to DVD on Tuesday, May 19th.

1More Film Blog is happy to partner with Grace Hill Media and Warner Brothers to give away a free DVD to two lucky readers. In conjunction with the film’s DVD release, Warner Brothers is donating $1 for each DVD sold, up to $1 million, to The Wounded Warrior Project.

If you would like to enter for a chance to win a free DVD, simply leave a comment below. What film or films have made you think more deeply about war and its impact? Better yet, do you know a soldier you can thank for his or her service? Why not take the opportunity to express your appreciation.

I will select winners at random* from all comments left by 5:00 p.m., Monday, May 18th.

In the meantime, check out our review (from Andrew Spitznas) of the film.

*1 entry per household, please. Region 1 DVDs, so entries limited to U.S. and Canada.



American Sniper (Eastwood, 2014)

(Non-spoiler alert:  This review is free of major spoilers.  The less you know about Chris Kyle’s life story prior to seeing this film, the richer your viewing experience will be.)

What a strange year for Oscar!  With American Sniper, we now have three fact-based movies nominated for Best Picture whose relationship to verifiable truth is problematic.  However, compared to the other two – The Theory of Everything and The Imitation Game – the difficulties are less substantial for American Sniper. Continue reading “American Sniper (Eastwood, 2014)”