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An Average, Easy Watch Film.

Advantages: easy storyline to follow, good characters/acting
Disadvantages: didn't end how I expected it to, can be slow in parts

...= = = = = = = = About = = = This is a random film that I added to my Amazon list to watch and sure enough I watched it at the weekend, whilst my boyfriend had a nap on the sofa, which I wasn’t too ...

kiss_me2070 17.05.2017 · Read full review
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Review of I Am Not A Serial Killer (Blu-ray)

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Fox on the run

Advantages: Classic film
Disadvantages: Light on extras

...This blu-ray release from Arrow is about £15 on amazon and in HMV at the moment. This is a classic movie based on Frederick Forsyth’s novel about an assassin’s attempt to kill President de Gaulle. The director, Fred Zinnemann, hailed from the classic day ...

hogsflesh 09.10.2017 · Read full review
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Review of The Day of the Jackal (Blu-ray)

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Carré on spying

Advantages: Terrific film, good Blu-ray
Disadvantages: None in particular, except that there are better Le Carré films

...This Blu-ray and DVD set from Indicator is £15 on amazon or in HMV. In spite of the lurid title, this is actually an adaptation of John Le Carré’s first novel, Call for the Dead, a rather downbeat spy story which introduced the character of George Smiley ...

hogsflesh 25.09.2017 · Read full review
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Review of The Deadly Affair (Blu-ray)

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Breaking News: Hitchcock's Lady Vanishes!

Advantages: Early Hitchcock
Disadvantages: Very few

The Lady Vanishes (1938) Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock Writing Credits: Ethel Lina White, Sidney Gilliat, Frank Launder Genre: Comedy | Mystery | Thriller Length: 96 minutes Certificate: U IMDb Rating: 8.0 ' ...

Jarisleif 17.03.2016 · Read full review
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Review of The Lady Vanishes (Blu-ray)

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"Oh my God, that's my daughter."

Advantages: It's a good Blu-ray, the film is pretty funny
Disadvantages: I don't think the film is meant to be funny

This blu-ray release from Indicator is £15 on amazon and at HMV. This is a very entertaining but extremely silly film about LA’s seedy porno underbelly. It was written and directed by Paul Schrader, who ensured his film immortality by writing Taxi Driver ...

hogsflesh 19.06.2017 · Read full review
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Review of Hardcore (Blu-ray)

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