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I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang (1932, Mervyn LeRoy)

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If ever a single film encapsulated how much has changed artistically and commercially in Hollywood since the 1930s, it must be Mervyn LeRoy’s startling Warner Bros. 1,525 more words

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My Review of: American Made (15)

People always say that “winners don’t do drugs!” and that is true for some. In the case of pilot Barry Seal, that was also true, it’s just he dealt them instead. 1,104 more words

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Blade Runner 2049- Movie Review

1982’s Blade Runner isn’t just one of the greatest films of all-time, but an incredibly influential sci-fi film that inspired and instigated the art of generations hence. 343 more words

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Freaks (1932, Tod Browning)

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The story goes that Irving Thalberg, MGM’s young mastermind producer, commissioned Tod Browning and a couple of writers to create the “ultimate horror film” in the early 1930s, following the massive success of… 2,632 more words

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The Conversation (1974, Francis Ford Coppola)

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Walter Murch might be as much the author of The Conversation, one of the finest and most terrifying of all American thrillers, as its writer-director Francis Ford Coppola or lead actor Gene Hackman. 1,791 more words

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The Scarlet Empress (1934, Josef von Sternberg)

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Josef von Sternberg made three of the loveliest films of the late silent period in Hollywood; Underworld, The Docks of New York and… 1,191 more words

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My Review of: Atomic Blonde (15)

When John Wick was first released in 2014, the world was introduced to a new kind of action film; R-rated, highly stylised, lots of subtlety and bags and bags of action. 1,343 more words

Film