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The alcoholic, the narcissist and the train

I love mystery stories but this one was a struggle. Meet Rachel. Sad pathetic annoying Rachel. She managed to maintain that sad face for the entire film. Her performance was, in a word, blunt. My name’s Rachel and I’m an

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The alcoholic, the narcissist and the train

I love mystery stories but this one was a struggle. Meet Rachel. Sad pathetic annoying Rachel. She managed to maintain that sad face for the entire film. Her performance was, in a word, blunt. My name’s Rachel and I’m an

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Bourne again

Despite the critics saying “same old, same old” I loved it.  I liked all the Bournes except the one with Jeremy Renner in it. Who thought that was a good idea? You can’t fool me. That wasn’t Matt Damon. I

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Bourne again

Despite the critics saying “same old, same old” I loved it.  I liked all the Bournes except the one with Jeremy Renner in it. Who thought that was a good idea? You can’t fool me. That wasn’t Matt Damon. I

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When The Best Offer is not quite good enough

I very much enjoyed the beginning of this film. It reminded me of elements of A Single Man which was a singularly excellent film. Geoffrey Rush’s performance is a worthy reason to see this film, and I enjoyed Jim Sturgess

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When The Best Offer is not quite good enough

I very much enjoyed the beginning of this film. It reminded me of elements of A Single Man which was a singularly excellent film. Geoffrey Rush’s performance is a worthy reason to see this film, and I enjoyed Jim Sturgess

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No security at home

Make the most of the intelligent and cunning look on Carrie’s face in the photo above, because you will not see it again. A rabbit caught in the car headlights has more composure than she exhibits as an alleged top

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No security at home

Make the most of the intelligent and cunning look on Carrie’s face in the photo above, because you will not see it again. A rabbit caught in the car headlights has more composure than she exhibits as an alleged top

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Skyfall

I found this to be a very enjoyable film. It certainly was popular as I couldn’t get into Gold Class and ended up on the side of the theatre watching on a rather disconcerting angle. It began well and I

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Skyfall

I found this to be a very enjoyable film. It certainly was popular as I couldn’t get into Gold Class and ended up on the side of the theatre watching on a rather disconcerting angle. It began well and I

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Dark Knight Rises

The first thing I noticed about this poster, after I had seen the film, was that Anne Hathaway (‘Catwoman’ or perhaps ‘Catgirl’, or in an Australian version ‘Cat-person’) is not mentioned in the credits [note to Anne’s PR rep: “You’re

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Dark Knight Rises

The first thing I noticed about this poster, after I had seen the film, was that Anne Hathaway (‘Catwoman’ or perhaps ‘Catgirl’, or in an Australian version ‘Cat-person’) is not mentioned in the credits [note to Anne’s PR rep: “You’re

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More movies

All this talk about movies and theatre recently has caused no end of grief as I have now acquired a mini pass to the Melbourne International Film Festival which will be held early in August. Of course it is all

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More movies

All this talk about movies and theatre recently has caused no end of grief as I have now acquired a mini pass to the Melbourne International Film Festival which will be held early in August. Of course it is all