Film: "The Monuments Men"; Cast: George Clooney, Matt Damon, Bill Murray, John Goodman, Jean Dujardin, Bob Balaban, Hugh Bonneville, Cate Blanchett and Dimitri Leonidas; Director: George Clooney; Rating: **
After the recent "Lone Survivor" and "RoboCop", here is another film that throws hues of American glorification. This time, in a war movie that includes a treasure hunt, "The Monumental Men" is the sympathetic account of the US-led effort to save and preserve the treasures looted by the Nazis, who are bent on destroying them as they retreat in defeat.
Based on a true story and adapted from the bestselling book by Robert M. Edsel, the film reveals the factual adventures of a group of art historians, architects and artists who outmanoeuvre the Nazis from amassing the masterpieces for Adolf Hitler's» Read full review
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