“The Thin Red Line” & Private Witt’s Search for Meaning

By |2020-08-21T13:12:04-05:00August 20th, 2020|Categories: Culture, Film, World War II|

Throughout the film “The Thin Red Line,” Private Witt seems to be in the midst of his own form of contemplative prayer in the environment of war. After all his compassionate searching, he, surrounded by the enemy, lays down his life for his friends and falls into a blissful gaze. I find Private Witt’s character [...]