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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 LAs 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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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. Hes gone all out with this one given its scope and cast. Its a StudioCana ...

gothic_moon 07.04.2017 Read full review
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Review of High Rise (DVD)

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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 = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = Im a big fan of Ben Wheatley and so when High Rise came ...

thedevilinme 04.02.2017 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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Review of High Rise (DVD)

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best performance of this kind film

Advantages: effective design
Disadvantages: none

High-Rise is an interesting watch but it certainly isnt an easy watch. It really did leave me stewing over the film the context is fascinating but the film itself isnt 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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