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Despite the Negative Reviews, I Thought It Was OK.

Advantages: watchable, easy to follow, reasonably good storyline
Disadvantages: some may not like the violence, Not Cage's best film that he's done

...= = = = About the Film = = = = = = = Dying of the Light is a 2014 American psychological thriller film written and directed by Paul Schrader and starring Nicolas Cage, Anton Yelchin and Irène Jacob about a government agent who must track down and ki ...

kiss_me2070 14.06.2017 · Read full review
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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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All Aboard

Advantages: intriguing thriller
Disadvantages: none

...I am quite partial to a mystery thriller and I find myself looking forward to the yearly retelling of the classic Agatha Christie stories on the BBC over the Christmas period. Whilst flicking through my Netflix account looking for something to watch on a ...

Candyperfumegirl 07.08.2017 · Read full review
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Review of BBC The Lady Vanishes (DVD)

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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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Most People Who Enter The Forest, Don't Come Out Of The Forest!

Advantages: good storyline, easy to follow, acting is reasonably good
Disadvantages: might not be to everyone's liking

...= About = = = Me and my boyfriend were flicking though the films on Netflix to try and find something to watch and to be honest there wasn’t a great deal that really sounded great or that really appealed to us. We ended up watching this Supernatural ...

kiss_me2070 24.05.2017 · Read full review
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Review of The Forest (DVD)

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