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Life is Beautiful (La vita è bella) – Film Review

Director: Roberto Benigni Writers: Roberto Benigni and Vincenzo Cerami Starring: Roberto Benigni and Nicoletta Braschi Rating: ★★★★½ La vita è bella, or Life is Beautiful, is directed, co-written by, and starring Roberto Benigni. The story was inspired by Rubino Romeo … Continue reading

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The Found Footage Phenomenon – Documentary Review

Directors: Sarah Appleton and Phillip Escott Writers: Sarah Appleton and Phillip Escott Features interviews with: Dean Alioto, Stefan Avlos, James Cullen Bressack, Patrick Brice, Aislinn Clarke, Steven DeGennaro, Ruggero Deodato, Michael Goi Rating: ★★★ Found footage horror films are some … Continue reading

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The Northman – Film Review

Director: Robert Eggers Writers: Sjón and Robert Eggers Starring: Alexander Skarsgård, Nicole Kidman, Claes Bang, Anya Taylor-Joy, Ethan Hawke, Björk, and Willem Dafoe Rating: ★★★★ It’s been three years since Robert Eggers last film, the strange and disturbing The Lighthouse. … Continue reading

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Operation Mincemeat – Film Review

Director: John Madden Writer: Michelle Ashford Starring: Colin Firth, Kelly Macdonald, Matthew Macfadyen, Penelope Wilton, Jonny Flynn, and Jason Isaacs Rating: ★★★½ Operation Mincemeat, which is written by Michelle Ashford and directed by John Madden, tells the true story of … Continue reading

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The King’s Man – Film Review

Director: Matthew Vaughn Writers: Matthew Vaughn and Kari Gajdusek Starring: Ralph Fiennes, Gemma Arterton, Rhys Ifans, Matthew Goode, Tom Hollander, Harris Dickinson, Daniel Brühl, Djimon Hounsou, and Charles Dance Rating: ★★★ Matthew Vaughn’s Kingsman series is turning into its own … Continue reading

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