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"It didn't happen quite like that." - I Think We're Alone Now

Advantages: A strangely powerful, intriguing character study. Very balanced, clever filmmaking.
Disadvantages: Overly manipulative and exploitative in places.

INTRODUCTION Obsessive fanhood is something we have all, on one level or another, either seen or experienced in our lives. Not necessarily on the levels of stalking, but as soon as someone starts talking as if they are going to marry a celebrity one ...

PoignantBob 25.11.2012 · Read full review
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A unique look at celebrity stalkers

Advantages: Intresting subject, fast pacing
Disadvantages: Turner can be alittle too full on and McCormick lacks likability as a subject

Perhaps featuring one of the more random choices of subject to follow, "I Think We're Alone Now" follows two die hard fans / stalkers of 80's pop star Tiffany, who memorably promoted the single, whose title the documentary shares by touring malls, rather ...

elwood_jones 05.03.2014 · Read full review
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NO ONE KNOWS ABOUT PERSIAN CATS... UNTIL NOW

Advantages: engaging, funny
Disadvantages: language barrier

no reviews of this film on ciao. I saw a screening disc a while back so here are my thoughts. film only. no extras available on the disc that I was sent.... Title: No One Knows About Persian Cats Starring: Negar Shaghaghi, Ashkan Koshanejad, Hamed Behda ...

Kev_The_Blu-Ray_Reviewer 28.04.2011 · Read full review
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Tina and Chandi.. Teach your dog new tricks.

Advantages: good quality!
Disadvantages: Price, bit expensive.

...this for Christmas 2010, because I love Tina and Chandi, and I talk to them, they are my idol. And also to train my dog tricks. For all of you who don't know who Tina and Chandi are, they went on Britains Got Talent in 2010, and was a finali ...

bckennels 25.09.2011 · Read full review
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The Rich & Famous, Just As Boring As Everyone Else...

Advantages: For Lil Wayne fans, a chance to gaze at your hero for an hour and a bit.
Disadvantages: Reveals little about the artist. Whole film looks like it should be on cutting room floor.

...In response to Morgan Spurling's One Direction documentary "This is Us", New York's venerable Village Voice recently published a list of "35 Music Documentaries Worth Seeing". Despite the article's rather insipid title, it was an instant Bookmark for me ...

Midwinter 01.09.2013 · Read full review
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