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Swedish power-metal titans Sabaton continue to explore the Great War

Founded in 1999, Swedish power-metal veterans Sabaton cast a microscopic gaze on the horrors of war with a sweeping, majestic, and anthemic sound that walks the line between empathizing with humans on the battlefield and glorifying the unglorifiable. Their records deliver poetic lessons in military history (usually European), and though they aim to stay as […]

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A Little Princess

I’m not sure whether this sensitive adaptation of a novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett (author of The Secret Garden) is quite the miracle that some of my colleagues have been claiming it to be, but there’s no question that this exceptional and affecting children’s movie from Warners easily blows current Disney productions out of the […]