Saturday, November 08, 2008
Film Couch #95: The Wisdom of Crowds, the Horror of Mobs; Fury; The Ox Bow Incident; 12 Angry Men; To Kill a Mockingbird
#95: The Wisdom of Crowds, the Horror of Mobs
Film Couch (Spout Blog)
It’s been a huge week in history, but not so huge at the box office. We decide to take a look back at some classic movies with conscience, each made at a pivotal moment in America history. Movies where the hero doesn’t stand up to a diabolical villain, but instead has to face a latent evil embedded in society. We discuss Fury, The Ox-Bow Incident, 12 Angry Men, and To Kill a Mockingbird, among others.
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