Thomas Rid at KOW: Great Films on Small Wars

Great Films on Small Wars - Thomas Rid, Kings of War.

Here is our list of 20 outstanding movies on political violence, insurgency, and counterinsurgency - small wars, somewhat liberally defined. This selection has been included as "recommended viewings" in a forthcoming textbook, Understanding Counterinsurgency - with a permalink to this post and of course a note of acknowledgement to the fine readers of this blog...

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They forgot the New Zealand film "Utu" about the British attempt to suppress the Maori people in the 19th Century. Great film.

Two out of my three picks made the cut. I rulz.