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A well wrapped and presented zombie drama

Advantages: Good take on a zombie movie
Disadvantages: Could've done more with the action

...***Film only review*** The Girl with all the gifts Released - 2016 Genre - Drama, Horror, Thriller Rated - 15 Run time - 1hr 51 mins Stars- Gemma Arterton, Dominique Tipper, Glenn Close, Paddy Considine Director - Colm McCarthy The last few years ...

leetscram 07.03.2017 · Read full review
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High Rise but quickly deflates...

Advantages: Nakedness
Disadvantages: Boring and preciousness

...Country – UK Awards – 8 nominations Amazon – £5.00 DVD £8.99 Blue Ray = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = I’m a big fan of Ben Wheatley and so when High Rise came ...

thedevilinme 04.02.2017 · Read full review
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Hell To Morals In The High-Rise

Advantages: Interesting premise in theory, strong post-apoc/dystopian feel to it, decent line-up
Disadvantages: Tried too hard and became too messy

This was directed by British Ben Wheatley, who has worked on a couple of things prior to this, mostly TV series and made for TV movies, but his repertoire does include Kill List. He’s gone all out with this one given its scope and cast. It’s a StudioCana ...

gothic_moon 07.04.2017 · Read full review
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A Chilling Dystopian Artsy Film

Advantages: Intriguing general plot/concept, atmospheric, mysterious, sinister, cast,
Disadvantages: A bit too surreal/disjointed - quite 'arty' so somewhat cliched, slow pace, unanswered questions

- Story - Set in the 1970s, Dr Laing moves in to a modern new tower block and finds the transition difficult at first. It doesn't take long before it becomes clear that the residents are trying to outdo one another in terms of throwing social fun ...

IzzyS 05.04.2017 · Read full review
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best performance of this kind film

Advantages: effective design
Disadvantages: none

High-Rise is an interesting watch but it certainly isn’t an easy watch. It really did leave me stewing over the film – the context is fascinating but the film itself isn’t very enjoyable. I have no desire to revisit it because it feels more like something ...

janebridge 05.04.2017 · Read full review
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