World War 2 films were the thing back in the day, but recently they have become more modern with their action, adventure, and pulp style. The latest from director Peter Thorwarth who directed the vampire film BLOOD RED SKY has the tone of a Quentin Tarantino film, while playing straight with its over the top action.
Heinrich, a decorated Wehrmacht soldier, is captured by the Waffen-SS after abandoning his battalion during the last days of World War 2. When they hang him, a farm girl rescues him and the two of them discover that the Waffen-SS are now occupying her town looking for stolen gold.
The movie was picked up by Netflix and released May 26, 2023. Getting impressive reviews from both audiences and critics, the movie has garnered somewhat of a cult following. Joined by actor Dan Lench, your co-hosts discuss this latest action thriller.