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A Fishy Tale...

Advantages: Intriguing stuff
Disadvantages: Slightly contrived

We read what we want to believe and want to believe what we read. -------------- 87 minutes Documentary Certificate 13 American ------------ Blue collar Michigan worker: "They used to tank cod from Alaska all the way to China. They'd keep them i ...

thedevilinme 29.05.2011 · Read full review
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Who Do You Think You're Talking To?

Advantages: A funny and at times moving story yet always gripping
Disadvantages: Legit nature of the film can be questioned

Charting the quickly developing friendship through "Facebook" and continuous e-mails between photographer Nev Schulman and the child painting prodigy Abby. Soon this friendship expands to include her mother Angela and her older half sister Megan, who Nev ...

elwood_jones 28.02.2014 · Read full review
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Unique and Mesmerizingly brilliant.

Advantages: Uniquely Brilliant
Disadvantages: Some people will expect a different ending.

The film is a documentary about 1 man, Yaniv Schulman and how he becomes attached to a family over Facebook. An 8 year old girl who is an incredible artist; her older sister an attractive model and the mother who has raised them. His 2 best friends record ...

tj_tennis 19.12.2010 · Read full review
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The call of nature

Advantages: Some great footage
Disadvantages: The series seems to lack focus; the music is awful

This BBC boxset currently costs about £20 on amazon on DVD. The blu-ray version is £30 but I don’t have that – I assume it’s the same but nicer looking. This is the most recent big nature documentary series from the BBC, which aired in autumn 2009. Altho ...

hogsflesh 20.07.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Life (DVD)

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An interesting insight into street art

Advantages: Interesting/intriguing insight into a rather secretive world
Disadvantages: Thierry is a bit of a love or hate type character I suppose

- Story - Exit From The Gift Shop is a documentary film about street art (graffiti) that focuses on one man, Thierry Guetta, who originally was going to make the film in the first place but his background and story became more interesting so the film e ...

IzzyS 21.08.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Exit Through The Gift Shop (DVD)

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