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An Atmospheric, Reflective Film About Nostalgia

Advantages: Atmospheric, touching, sad - bittersweet, cast, cinematography/camerawork
Disadvantages: Perhaps a little bit sentimental, slow pace, ocassional surreal elements (confusing)

- Story - A retired orchestra conductor goes on holiday with his daughter and a close friend, a film director, when he's told that he's been invited to perform in front of the Queen for Prince Philip's upcoming birthday. However, he is very stubb ...

IzzyS 01.04.2017 · Read full review
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Review of Youth (DVD)

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But I thought the Film Was about Lions?

Advantages: Enjoyable,moving,great character performances
Disadvantages: not advertised enough

*** Film Details *** Film Genre: Drama/Comedy/Adventure Certified:12 (uk) Runtime: 111 minutes Created By: Tim McCanlies *** The Film Plot *** Garth and Hub McCann are two old, stubborn brothers, quite content with their own company and wit ...

AimeeLouise18 31.08.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Secondhand Lions (DVD)

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Crazy Uncles, Lions & An American Michael Caine

Advantages: Comical, easy to watch & quite heartwarming
Disadvantages: Nothing in particular

...heard of this film before a few weeks ago when it was shown on TV, and although the synopsis in the tele guide didn't really spark my interest in it, I watched it after my mum recommended it. Secondhand Lions was released on DVD in 2004 and h ...

gothic_moon 10.04.2011 · Read full review
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Secondhand Lions

Advantages: Great viewing from start to end
Disadvantages: None

My husband bought this film and I recuctantly agreed to sit and watch it expecting it to be about lions as the title suggests. I can now say that I was very plesantly suprised by this film and found it to be great and very funny in places. The cast inc ...

sewbizzie 16.10.2007 · Read full review
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Why did It take so long for me to see this move

Advantages: Suitable for all ages
Disadvantages: None that I can state

It makes a change to watch a movie which is both funny, moving and extremely well acted. I can't understand why this movie did not receive more publicity as I found it to be one of the best movies I have watched in a while. The three main actors ar ...

lona 18.12.2004 · Read full review
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