Battle of Algiers


The Pentagon's Film Festival: A primer for The Battle of Algiers by Charles Paul Freund


“A Nasty Business” by Bruce Hoffmann. The Atlantic Monthly | January 2002


Prescient Tense by Peter Rainer

Re-creating the carnage of fifties Algeria—bombings, assassinations, police torture—The Battle of Algiers is as relevant today as it was in 1965.


A war film with striking relevance by Emory Holmes II,  LA Times.
The vivid depiction of revolt and terrorism in 1965's "Battle of Algiers" spurs U.S. scrutiny and reflection by its makers.


Guerrillas in the Mist by Christopher Hitchens

Why the war in Iraq is nothing like The Battle of Algiers.


Battle of Algiers by Kevin Beary