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Gran Torino

Clint Eastwood returns to his icon making tough guy routine and manages to show us that no one does Americana like him. Gran Torino was to be, in his words, Clint Eastwood’s last foray in front of the camera. Fitting that...
 
 
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Kamui: The Lone Ninja

A misguided adaptation of a popular Japanese Manga animation that despite its entertaining set pieces fails to deliver much to connect with. Kung Fu has become a familiar part of mainstream action in modern cinema. The likes of...
 

 
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Secret In Their Eyes, The

A beautifully tragic tale of how a violent crime ripples through the lives around it, realised through wonderful direction and breathtaking performances. When it was announced at last years Academy Awards ceremony that neither ...
 
 
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Twilight An Obsession

A documentary charting the phenomenon that is Twilight and how the stars of the films have become some of the most recognised people on the planet. Love it or hate it, Twilight is huge. There is no escaping that fact. To date t...
 

 
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Gold Rush, The

Like all great films, Charlie Chaplin’s The Gold Rush has classic comedy moments that are endlessly referenced in various films, such as Johnny Depp homage in Benny and Joon (1993), proving the enduring significance of th...
 
 
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Psychosis DVD

A buy the numbers horror thriller that wants to be The Shinning but feels more like a badly lit room in a student dorm. Ask yourself what you want from a horror film? Scares? Tension? Blood spewing gore? Intelligent subtext? If...
 

 
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Social Network, The

David Fincher and Aaron Sorkin prove to be a match made in cinema heaven with this dark tale about the creation of Facebook. Some filmmakers are intrinsically connected to the modern zeitgeist. They have a sense of what needs t...