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The Exorcist

Year: 1973
Director: William Friedkin

Summary: A troubled cleric tries to help a very disturbed teenage girl. 169 more words


Review: Interstellar (2014)

Director: Christopher Nolan


This review was originally published on Scannain.com

Kubrick, always Kubrick.

Why is it that whenever a new and ripe filmmaking talent comes along, some critics feel a need to make a comparison to the late, singular Stanley? 1,335 more words



This film depicts a future where the environmental challenges are killing the human population. It is more important to be a farmer, than to be an engineer. 78 more words

Movie Night With Friends Movie

on podcasts, the sightless, the invisible and the urgent

This is a bit different.

As many people know, I’m obsessed with podcasts. We don’t have a TV and I barely watch film but podcasts are up there with theatre for me. 2,372 more words

99 Percent Invisible

#20 of Performances that Should have Won the Oscar

Ellen Burstyn for Requiem for a Dream

2000 was the year of Julia Roberts. There was no stopping her from winning the Best Actress Oscar for her dominating performance… 432 more words


Diversion - A Day in NYC

By Judy

Diversions aren’t always entirely unplanned. In this case, we included a diversion in the middle of a day trip to New York City. 524 more words


Same Time, Next Year (1978)

“I’m back, and I’m gonna keep coming back every year until our bones are too brittle to risk contact.” – George (Alan Alda)

There might not be a more perfect yet messed up relation in film as in… 496 more words