All Quiet video guide - Name Movie \u201cAll Quiet on the Western Front\u201d This is an English language film(made in America adapted from a novel by

All Quiet video guide - Name Movie u201cAll Quiet on...

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Name _____________________________________________________ Movie “All Quiet on the Western Front” This is an English language film (made in America) adapted from a novel by German author Erich Maria Remarque. The film follows a group of German schoolboys, talked into enlisting at the beginning of World War 1 by their jingoistic teacher. The story is told entirely through the experiences of the young German recruits and highlights the tragedy of war through the eyes ofindividuals. As the boys witness death and mutilation all around them, any preconceptions about "the enemy" and the "rights and wrongs" of the conflict disappear, leaving them angry and bewildered. This is highlighted in the scene where Paul mortally wounds a French soldier
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