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Kyle Smith (Twitter: @rkylesmith) is critic-at-large for National Review, theater critic for The New Criterion and the author of the novels Love Monkey and A Christmas Caroline. Type a title in the box above to locate a review.

Buy Love Monkey for $4! "Hilarious"--Maslin, NY Times. "Exceedingly readable and wickedly funny romantic comedy"--S.F. Chronicle. "Loud and brash, a helluva lot of fun"--Entertainment Weekly. "Engaging romp, laugh-out-loud funny"-CNN. "Shrewd, self-deprecating, oh-so-witty. Smith's ruthless humor knows no bounds"--NPR

Buy A Christmas Caroline for $10! "for those who prefer their sentimentality seasoned with a dash of cynical wit. A quick, enjoyable read...straight out of Devil Wears Prada"--The Wall Street Journal

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    The Feminist Take on ‘Dunkirk’

    By kyle | August 1, 2017

    A Marie Claire writer thinks “Dunkirk” fails because it isn’t about women or marginalized peoples. Is she correct? A column.

    Topics: Movies | 3 Comments »

    3 Responses to “The Feminist Take on ‘Dunkirk’”

    1. yankeefan Says:
      August 3rd, 2017 at 11:01 am

      I’d say the sitting ducks on the beach and in the waters were pretty marginalized. Or if they weren’t marginalized, it’s a state they’d probably have aspired to over what they were confronting.

    2. Obama bin Biden Says:
      August 3rd, 2017 at 12:17 pm

      Sorta like liberals in sanctuary cities.

    3. Jordy Says:
      August 5th, 2017 at 8:38 am

      the actual Nazis won worl war 2