“Over There”

overthereWell I think last night was the last episode of this show I can watch. It ended with a captured insurgent blowing himself and his fellow prisoners up. And it started with the pain-in-the-ass officer getting his guts blown out by a mine (I assume it was a mine).

“Over There” is just over the top in terms of pointless and graphic violence. You can see more guts hanging out in 15 minutes than you saw in all of “Apocalypse Now” or “Full Metal Jacket.” Even Sam Peckinpah’s “Cross of Iron” – which was brutal for it’s day back in the 1970’s – is tame in comparison. […]

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