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Love Life

There is always going to be a sticky end when a wife gives permission to her handsome husband to play the field, as long as he came home at night. Odds are that he’ll fall in love elsewhere, bring back the odd STD and she...
 
 
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Vengeance Is Mine DVD BR

A portrait of a serial killer that is more intimate than almost anything you have seen before in mainstream cinema. Forget your Norman Bates (Psycho) or your Hannibal Lecters (Silence Of The Lambs) they are nothing but pantomim...
 

 
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La Planete Sauvage

Rene Laloux’s 1973 animated science-fiction opus finds its way onto Blu-Ray and might just have influenced one of the biggest films of all time. Although you may not have seen or heard of La Planete Sauvage, translated as...
 
 
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Mystic River

Murder mystery and character deconstruction abound in Cilnt Eastwood’s brooding look at crime and consequence. Based on Dennis Lehane’s (Shutter Island, Gone Baby Gone) blistering novel about life in the close-knit ...
 

 
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Eastwood Factor, The DVD

A documentary celebrating Clint Eastwood’s 35 year career and some of the films that have defined his illustrious career. Clint Eastwood is a Hollywood legend, an icon and at 80 years old shows no signs of letting up. Fac...
 
 
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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...