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Journey to the Shore DVD Review

It’s been a long journey for Kiyoshi Kurosawa to get here. He began with film criticism in Tokyo and began making 8mm films during his time there. He then travelled to the states to study filmmaking and never r... Read More...
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Room DVD Review

Let’s be honest. Child actors, for the most part, are rather annoying. So Lenny Abrahamson, if you are going to force us into spending two hours in the company of one, you had better make it worth our while. ... Read More...
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Chronic DVD Review

Michel Franco's follow up to 2012 bullying drama After Lucia is the intimate English language drama, Chronic starring Tim Roth in one of his best performances in years.
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Autumn Almanac DVD Review

The release of Autumn Almanac on DVD is a chance to see a landmark in the career of a revered filmmaker. It is the film which saw Bela Tarr move from his favoured social realism to a more romantic, if somewhat ... Read More...
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5.0

James White DVD Review

"You are responsible for all our happiness." That is a pretty big burden to carry, but James White tells his dying mother, Gail, exactly this when they are imagining a future where they have both moved to Paris and James has a wife and two children.
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Gemma Bovery DVD Review

Beneath the its surface appearance of charming countryside drama Anne Fontaine’s Gemma Bovery is anything but. It is in fact a razor sharp take on Flaubert’s classic. Based on Posy Simmond’s graphic novel of th... Read More...