Create Game Lists on MeltedJoystick.com
FilmCrave home
   Movies  Members
Search +
Searching... Close  
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?
  
 
  Login Using Facebook
Twitter
 
 
 

Windtalkers (2002) Movie Information

Your Rating:
   
DVD  Blu-ray
view all merchandise
        Play Trailer    Write Review +  Request correction + Add to List: Add to movie list 

Overall Rank:

6311

Avg. Rating:

2.43/4

# of Ratings:

88

Genres:

Action, War

Rating:

R

Language:

English

Theater Date:

06/14/2002

Director:

John Woo

Actors:

Nicolas Cage
Adam Beach
Peter Stormare
Noah Emmerich
Mark Ruffalo
Brian Van Holt

 

 

 

 

Like Movie:

Plot Outline:

Two Marines are assigned to protect America's greatest asset on the WWII Pacific Front: the Navajo code talkers whose language is the one code the Japanese cannot break. -- Chris Kavan

Related Movie Lists

Top Movie List by Ben Top Movie List by Robyn
movies of 2002 by skater4159 Movies Owned by Quan
movies i watched by sam66 Movies I've Seen by eddie
nicolas cage - best movies rankings by smeagol Top Movie List by Brian
War by Lugano777 Top Films of 2002 by Neobowler

Quick Movie Reviews

Chris Kavan 08/24/2007 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of
2/4 

John Woo - he of the jumping through the air whilst shooting two guns and silently flying doves tries his best to mix action and war and fails on both fronts. It doesn't help that Cage is miscast. There are much better alternatives.

Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No
 

Full Movie Reviews

  Yojimbo
Yojimbo
Movie God
 

03/19/2012 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

"Windtalkers" by Yojimbo

Traumatized WWII sergeant Nicolas Cage is charged with the safe keeping of a Navajo code talker and ordered to ensure he never falls into enemy hands-no matter what the cost. From the very start, it's obvious that this is a John Woo film; the combination of slickly directed action, sentiment and XY pleasing heroics is exactly what you'd expect of him. Woo is essentially a one trick pony; he is very good at action set pieces and this is no exception. The battle sequences are very well staged but often times it felt like the action was a little too relentless. Cage bulldozes through the enemy forces like Schwarzenegger on PCP and it feels like the characters are just a little too disposable. For this reason, anyone expecting a gritty, believable war film should steer clear. But although the...

Rating of
2.5/4 

read more +
 
Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No
 
 
 
Log In
 Login with Facebook
For members wanting to use FB to login, click here
remember me  
 
 
What Members Are Doing
Comments about...
New Movie Reviews
New Movie Lists
2012 by Gremista
movies of 2014 by skater4159
Top Movie List by Zeeshan
2013 Movies To See by Alex
Top Movie List by FinlayCox143
2014 Ranked and Rated by Jacob Zembower
Empires 301 Not seen by Mike
Films I Hate by SIngli6

 

 

 

Contact FilmCrave Public Relations FilmCrave Friends    

Advertise and Business

Developer API

Contact Us

Jobs

About us

SiteMap

 

Support FilmCrave

FAQ and Help

News and Press

Terms of Use

Privacy

MeltedJoystick.com

Hitfix.com

GQTI.com

Hangar1.com

TrailerAddict.com

OVGuide.com

Digitaldreamdoor.com