The female-side of war told in an entertaining and fascinating character study.
|A movie about a female journalist covering the war in Afghanistan doesn’t exactly scream comedy, and getting the audience to accept that it is, is probably Whiskey Tango Foxtrot’s only misstep. The goal was to tell the female side of the story which is rarely its own subject. And that’s exactly what connected me to this movie, even if I wasn’t entirely enthralled by some its comedic details.||2016 |
Directed by: Glenn Ficarra, John Requa
Screenplay by: Robert Carlock
Based on book by Kim Barker
Starring: Tina Fey