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No Country for Any man apparently...

Advantages: clever, moving, unexpected
Disadvantages: frustrating as charcaters you like die...

This film is a weird one. A Coen brothers film, so you know its going to be good. I was bought it for Christmas but I had had it in mind to buy it myself. I'll be honest, I didn't know what the story line was, from the cover and title, I assumed (wrongly) ...

AgeUK 31.12.2009 · Read full review
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Review of No Country For Old Men (Blu-ray)

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Murder Is A Work Of Art

Advantages: Moody & mysterious with a believable cast, fairly interesting plot
Disadvantages: Not the most exciting or action-packed

I came across this whilst browsing Amazon and wasn't too sure quite what to expect, other than it's supposed to be a bit creepy and disturbing. Whilst this probably won't suit fans of slasher horrors or action-packed flicks, I thought this film was quite ...

gothic_moon 27.01.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Spiral (DVD)

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the number 23

Advantages: good graphics
Disadvantages: a bit boring

The number 23 This film is about a man whose wife is attracted to a blood red book in a store whilst waiting for him to pick her up she decides to buy it for him for his birthday. he starts to read it and finds it sounds a bit like him so decides to lo ...

rockchick2k7 26.09.2007 · Read full review
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By The Numbers

Advantages: The film noir sections look great.
Disadvantages: The direction is limp, the characterisation shoddy and the script riddled with plot holes.

...Walter Sparrow is an ordinary guy with a loving family and a job that pays the bills. But when his wife Agatha buys him a book called “The Number 23” everything changes. He finds parallels with his life and that of the main protagonist and soon finds hims ...

afy9mab 11.05.2007 · Read full review
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Whisper : Be careful who you kidnap!

Advantages: Reasonably good acting.......and the bears!
Disadvantages: It's all been done before, and better!

RELEASED: 2007, Cert.15 RUNNING TIME: Approx. 95 mins DIRECTOR: Stewart Hendler WRITTEN BY: Christopher Borrelli MAIN CAST:- Max Truemont (played by Josh Holloway) David (played by Blake Woodruff) Roxanne (played by Sarah Wayne Callies ...

CelticSoulSister 08.01.2011 · Read full review
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