Now all roads lead to France and heavy is the tread
Of the living; but the dead returning lightly dance.
Edward Thomas, Roads

Thursday, December 24, 2020

Oh, What a Lovely War's Christmas Truce

This is still the best and—to me—the most believable presentation of the 1914 Christmas Truce. MH


  1. Very moving. Captures the distrust dissolving into tentative friendship excellently. Makes me want to watch Oh What a Lovely War again, which didn’t impress me the first time I saw it.