In ‘Basterds,’ vengeance is ours, saith the Jews

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(UNDATED) Talk about an eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth. In Quentin Tarantino’s blood-soaked new film “Inglourious Basterds,” Brad Pitt and his merry band of Jewish soldiers bash Nazi soldiers’ heads with a baseball bat and collect their scalps in a bid to avenge their people and stop the Holocaust. At […]

  • Violence begets violence. Quinten said in an inteview that the violence is deliberate. As a child watching movies, he wanted them more violent and bloody. His objective in making the movie appears to be for sensation only. He really doesn’t care about the moral or political implications of Jewish soldiers brutalizing Nazis. After watching the interview, he won’t get a dime out of my family!

  • Elaine Kelley

    Those who see the Jewish state of Israel as the aggressor and oppressor don’t need “more fodder” to know it is. The film just reiterates the fact that the oppressed can and do become the oppressors. Try living in Gaza or the West Bank for a while and you’ll see just how Goliath and aggressive and oppressive the state of Israel is.

  • I agree. For years growing up I have watched films about the suffering jewish people endured. I am so relieved to finally see films, true or not, about the jews getting their vengeance. It’s long overdue.