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Superman stars in lesbian romp period drama!

Advantages: Could be worse. Reeves and Redgrave form a formidable on screen duo.
Disadvantages: Could be better. Not an awful lot happens, at all, really.

...Ok, now that I’ve got your attention.... Well, let’s face it, you wouldn’t be flocking to a review entitled ‘The Bostonians – A slow paced historical adaptation of Henry James’ novel set amongst the repressed social foibles of 19th centaury middle cla ...

Spiderkid 08.04.2005 · Read full review
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A gorgeous View!

Advantages: cast, acting, scenery, costumes, plot, music, price
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As a huge fan of Helena Bonham Carter, I couldn't wait to watch A Room with a View. The 1985 film was her first proper film, the BBC film A Pattern of Roses aside. I also admire the work of E.M. Forster and, though I'd not read his A Room with a View, I h ...

Amy69 27.10.2012 · Read full review
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One of my favorite films!

Advantages: Good acting and good story
Disadvantages: None

...I saw this film when it first came out, in the theater, and it has remained one of my favorite films. It was the first film I bought when I got a VCR. This is one of those elegant Merchant-Ivory productions, which also include Maurice and A Passage to Ind ...

sutherland1 27.06.2005 · Read full review
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A Room with a View - unashamedly old-fashioned and beautiful

Advantages: A wonderful cast of talented actors with beautiful landscapes
Disadvantages: None unless you are not a fan of more sedate, period drama

A Room with a View adapted from the novel by E M Forster is one of my all time favourite films. This period drama boasts a fantastic cast of actors who are arguably amongst the greatest talents this country has to offer. To be able to utter the name ...

PalmaViolets 22.02.2012 · Read full review
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A modern classic

Advantages: As beautiful as any Merchant/Ivory production
Disadvantages: Lesser known because of its subject matter

I have long been a fan of Merchant/Ivory productions, perhaps the best known being 'A Room with a View' and 'Howards End'. However, there is a Merchant/Ivory production made in the same time and with the same production and acting qualities that often get ...

frkurt 13.12.2004 · Read full review
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