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A dark tale of grim survival

Advantages: Brilliantly acted, highly realistic, imaginatively created
Disadvantages: Extremely dark and depressing

...RELEASED: 2009, Cert. 15 RUNNING TIME: Approx. 111 mins DIRECTOR: John Hillcoat SCREENPLAY: Joe Penhall PRODUCERS: Paula Mae Schwartz, Steve Schwartz & Nick Wechsler MUSIC: Nick Cave & Warren Ellis MAIN CAST:- Viggo Mortensen as The Man Kodi Smit- ...

CelticSoulSister 11.06.2015 · Read full review
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The Road

Advantages: Engrossing, raw, believable
Disadvantages: overlong, subjective

The Road is a bleak, disturbing 2009 film directed by John Hillcoat and written by Joe Penhall. This post-apocalyptic drama is based on the 2006 award winning novel of the same name by author Cormac McCarthy. Unfortunately, despite the book having been ...

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The Road Of Despair.

Advantages: excellent acting
Disadvantages: depressing.

The Road directed by John Hillcoat, 2009 is a very dark a depressive movie that tells a story of a father and son trying to survive in a world with freezing cold weather, no food and most of the people left on Earth are ‘Bad Guys’. The son in the movie re ...

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The Road. My Surprising #DayofLove Product

Advantages: Price, Good Acting
Disadvantages: Slow moving, Dull Colours

...Rick and I were just starting out as loves young dream. Rick asked me to the cinema. This was perhaps date number 5 or 6. I had no hesitation and was more than happy to go despite not knowing what we were going to see. I left all the det ...

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Terrifying & thoughtful

Advantages: Thought provoking
Disadvantages: None

...This film strikes an ominous chord in you and contemplates many questions of human nature. It will leave you in a reflective and thoughtful mood and don’t make the same mistake as I did of watching this right before bed as it is a little terrifying! I was ...

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