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Innocent beauty amongst the depravity of war

Advantages: Beautifier looking movie
Disadvantages: Subtitlesv

Star – Saskia Rosendahl Genre – Action Run Time – 109 minutes Certificate – 1 Country – Germany Awards – 30 Wins & 34 Nominations Amazon – £5.99 DVD (Blue Ray £11.56) = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = So ‘Lore’, based on the awarding wining boo ...

thedevilinme 17.02.2016 · Read full review
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The Lives of Lovers

Advantages: Intelligent drama
Disadvantages: Subtitles

Star – Nina Hoss Genre – World Cinema Run Time – 113 minutes Certificate – PG13 Country – Germany Awards – 10 Wins and 15 nominations Amazon – £7.17 (£31.69 Blue Ray) = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = So ‘Barbara’, Germany’s official entry to th ...

thedevilinme 28.05.2014 · Read full review
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An obscure film about class struggle

Advantages: Good cinematography with a decent plot
Disadvantages: Divergent and lacked urgency

"Die Siebtelbauern" (literally The One-Seventh Farmers) is a most unusual film and I don't mean unusual like "Being John Malkovich" or "Rocky Horror Picture Show". Directed by Stefan Ruzowitzky ("Anatomie") and set in early 20th century rural Austria, it ...

habitualdamnation 05.05.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Inheritors (Subtitled) (DVD)

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THE AMERICAN FRIEND (1977) [FILM ONLY REVIEW]

Advantages: Wim Wenders, Bruno Ganz and Dennis Hopper
Disadvantages: None

Wim Wenders' THE AMERICAN FRIEND was released in 1977, one year after the then relatively unknown German director had unleashed one of the world's greatest films, KINGS OF THE ROAD. With a masterpiece already under his belt after just four feature films, ...

Charles_Strickland 24.02.2007 · Read full review
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Eastern Promises

Advantages: Well made
Disadvantages: Grim

RuN TiMe - 141 minutes Amazon - £11.99 Rating - R for extreme adult themes German/Austrian film Genre - Grim foriegn film There's no doubt New Labours immigration policy was deliberate and divisive. Not only to freshen up our apathetic youth so to p ...

thedevilinme 15.09.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Import Export (DVD)

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