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OBPC #69: The English Patient, 1996

Rating:  2½ stars (out of 4)

The English Patient (1996): Written and directed by Anthony Minghella.  Based upon the novel of the same name by Michael Ondaatje.  358 more words

Oscars Best Picture Countdown

The Invisible Woman

In an almost whisper-quiet manner, renowned stage and screen actor Ralph Fiennes is becoming a very competent film director. With two features officially under his distinguished belt, some fans might make the mistake of finding his sophomore effort slight and inferior compared to his Shakespeare’s “Coriolanus” debut. 538 more words


FILM REVIEW: The Invisible Woman

The Invisible Woman (Ralph Fiennes, 2013)
In his second directorial outing, Ralph Fiennes brings his adaptation of Claire Tomalin’s book The Invisible Woman to the screen. 428 more words

A Handful of Dust 1988

The work of British writer Evelyn Waugh has produced notable television (Brideshead Revistited) and film (Vile Bodies), although his satirical intent is often diminished. Charles Sturridge, who directed the Brideshead tv show, does a respectful job of converting Waugh’s A Handful of Dust into cinema, with Tony Last (James Wilby) struggling to come to terms with his wife Brenda (Kristin Scott Thomas) and her infidelity with John Beaver (Rupert Graves). 77 more words

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Only God Forgives

StarringRyan GoslingKristin Scott ThomasVithaya Pansringarm 

Directed byNicolas Winding Refn

Year: 2013

Plot: Family vendetta, set in the underworld city of Bangkok shrouded in permanent darkness lit by vintage neon signs, playing itself out in slow motion. 43 more words

Crap Worth Your Time

Dans La Maison

Impecable thriller de suspenso francés, del galardonado François Ozon.  La tensión y la delgada linea entre ficción y realidad son el motor que empuja este filme. 117 more words