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Alex 'Alexei' Glaister

We get a good picture of the ‘Russo-Scots attack dog’ that is Alex Glaister in the opening chapter:

‘George Briars looked at Alex – or Alexei as he always called him in private – he had bulked out a lot over the years and his closely cropped hair had turned from sandy blond to, almost completely natural, white. 463 more words

Alex Glaister

Why I Love... #73: Blade Runner

Year: 1982 / 1992 / 2007

Director: Ridley Scott

Stars: Harrison Ford (Deckard), Sean Young (Rachel), Rutger Hauer (Roy Batty), William Sanderson (J.F. Sebastian), Daryl Hannah (Pris), Edward James Olmos (Gaff), Brion James (Leon Kowalski), Joanna Cassidy (Zhora), Joe Turkel (Dr. 1,294 more words

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Rutger Hauer spills his guts about filming Hobo With A Shotgun

With Canadian director Jason Eisener’s explosive exploitation homage screening tonight on Film4 at 10.55pm, the film’s star Rutger Hauer speaks out about why he took on such a crazy venture. 646 more words

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Hobo with a Shotgun (2011) | Rutger Hauer's career-defining turn in the bloody exploitation homage

With the gory 2011 action comedy Hobo With a Shogun screening on Film4 tonight at 10.55pm, here’s my original review of the theatrical release.

When I think of career-defining moments for an actor, Mickey Rourke immediately comes to mind with his amazing ‘back from the dead’ performance in… 601 more words

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Blade Runner (1982) - Final Cut (1997)

I don’t know what it is about Blade Runner that I like so much. I think that there’s a lot more than first meets the eye when you watch it the first time.  399 more words

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The problem isn’t that The Osterman Weekend is a bad movie. It certainly is, mind you, but that’s not the main problem. The books of Robert Ludlum are that strange breed of airport literature that often seems perfect for film adaptation but rarely manages to translate well, and by that criteria… 802 more words

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