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Kung Fu Checkmate?

Advantages: Looks good
Disadvantages: Subtitles

Star – Director Kar –Wai Wong Genre – World Cinema – Martial Arts Run Time – 130 minutes Certificate – PG 13 Country – Hong Kong Oscars – 2 nominations Awards – 53 Wins & 51 Nominations Amazon – £3.82 DVD £10.99 Blue Ray = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = ...

thedevilinme 23.08.2017 · Read full review
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Review of The Grandmaster (DVD)

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Heat, French style...

Advantages: Good fun
Disadvantages: Subtitles

...Certificate – 18 Country – France Amazon – £5.99 DVD Awards – 2 Wins & 4 Nominations = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = The Connection is a French drama based on the true story of ...

thedevilinme 29.08.2017 · Read full review
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Review of The Connection (DVD)

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Sexual, not military tension, from South Korea...

Advantages: Atmospheric drama from Kore
Disadvantages: Subtitles

Genre – World Cinema > Drama Run Time – 119 minutes Certificate – 18 Country – Korea Awards – 8 Wins & 14 Nominations Amazon – £ DVD £ Blue Ray = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = Korea is on country knocking out some decent films these days. In the ...

thedevilinme 31.07.2017 · Read full review
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Review of A Girl At My Door (DVD)

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A kids martial arts film that's silly but fun..

Advantages: Good fun for kids
Disadvantages: Subtitles

Star – Tsui Hark Genre – World Cinema Run Time – 140 minutes Certificate – 12A Country – Hong Kong Awards – 19 Nominations Amazon – £2.90 DVD £19.96 Blue Ray = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = I do love the OTT kung-fu world of Vietnamese directo ...

thedevilinme 11.08.2017 · Read full review
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Review of Young Detective Dee: Rise of the Sea Dragon (Blu-ray)

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Small time corruption Russian style

Advantages: Thoroughly engrossing, slow burning movie
Disadvantages: May be too slow for some

Leviathan is a much acclaimed Russian movie that was released in 2014. Directed and written by Andrey Zvyagintsev (who had previously made the intriguing The Return and the wonderful Elena) it is based on a news report he heard while in America. The story ...

Ailran 17.03.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Leviathan (DVD)

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