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Not a patch on the book but a fairly good film

Advantages: Good acting, second part pacy, HD looked good
Disadvantages: Slow first half, not as good as the book

Not a patch on the book but a fairly good film I read the Millennium books by Steig Larsson a few years ago and loved them and was completely captivated by the character of Lisbeth Salander so I tracked down the original Swedish version of The Gi ...

jipp05 20.01.2014 · Read full review
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Review of The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo (Blu-ray)

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Thrilling, taut, narco treat!

Advantages: Smart and atmospheric thriller
Disadvantages: One or two plot holes

Star – Emma Stone & Bencio del Torro Genre –Crime/Thriller Run Time – 120 minutes Certificate – 18 Country – USA Oscars 2016 – 3 nominations Awards – 9 Wins & 97 Nominations = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = The War on Drugs is an ugly business ...

thedevilinme 10.02.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Sicario (DVD)

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A mission to bring down a cartel

Advantages: Story and cast
Disadvantages: none

The 2015 crime-thriller drama film, Sicario is about a principled FBI agent who joins a government task force to help bring down the leader of a powerful drug cartel in Mexico. In Sicario, FBI agents Kate Macer and Reggie Wayne lead a SWAT team, who raid ...

mozzie76 30.11.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Sicario (DVD)

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beautifully shot

Advantages: so good for its performance
Disadvantages: none

Sicario is directed by Danny Boyle know who is quickly becoming one of my favorite directors, you may remember him from directing enemy and prisoners and he actually is directing the upcoming Blade Runner sequel which I'm not super excited about, but if t ...

anythingby 19.06.2016 · Read full review
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Two Legendary Performances

Advantages: Tom Hardy, Tom Hardy, Soundtrack, Dialogue, Design, Humour
Disadvantages: Direction, Plot, Pacing, Special Effects, Narration, Inaccurate

Man Crush x2 Ever since jumping on the Tom Hardy bandwagon when witnessing the mans transformative perfection as Bane, Bronson, Locke and Forrest ( The Dark Knight Rises, Bronson, Locke & Lawless respectively) I simply could not say no to ...

SirJoseph 06.01.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Legend (DVD)

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