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The International - a rollercoaster of intrigue and action!

Advantages: Good story, good lead actor, a film of the times
Disadvantages: Naomi Watts the heck is she doing in this?

To make this clear from the getgo - I am reviewing the Cinema Film! The International is about a fictional Bank (The IBBC) which sets itself up to provide cheap arms from China to the conflicted regions of the world. Why would a bank do this, you ask ...

NomisG 26.02.2009 · Read full review
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- Some secrets take us to the edge -

Advantages: Excellent story, Great acting, Good fast action scenes.
Disadvantages: none

...us to the edge - This week i had a few days off from work so wanted to catch up on the latest fims out on DVD. When visiting our local Blockbuster we came along 'Edge of Darkness' on Blu-ray. It had Mel Gibsons name on it which attr ...

blackmagicstar4 04.08.2010 · Read full review
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Revenge Of The Mockney

Advantages: Some nice cameos
Disadvantages: So many aspects just Draaaaaaged!

In early 2010 The Ghost (AKA Ghost Writer) was released across the world, the latest product of controversial director Roman Polanski. Based on a novel by Robert Harris (not to be confused with Thomas Harris) for Polanski aspects of the story would mirror ...

sghawken 05.10.2010 · Read full review
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Abandon all compassion

Advantages: Very well made
Disadvantages: Slightly daft plot

...This Blu-ray is currently £8 on amazon. After Oldboy broke through in the West, loads of Korean films were released in the UK and US. Two that I remember enjoying were the wrestling comedy The Foul King and the sinister kind-of horror A Tale of Two Siste ...

hogsflesh 04.03.2013 · Read full review
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Review of I Saw The Devil (Blu-ray)

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You'll see the Devil in this movie

Advantages: Fast tempo, shocking twists, incredible acting
Disadvantages: Occasional gore

...Korean cinematography has come a long way since the 90s. It really started attracting massive audiences in 2003, after the release of Oldboy, which has a cult status. I will focus on a review of another Korean movie from 2010, I Saw the Devil. It was di ...

armor567 18.08.2016 · Read full review
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