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The Face Of An Angel (2014) - Viewed 13/07/2015

Director: Michael Winterbottom

Cast: Daniel Brühl, Kate Beckinsale, Cara Delevingne, Ava Acres, Genevieve Gaunt

Genre: Drama

Age Rating: R/15

Running Time: 101 minutes

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The presumption of innocence

Image (C)Daniel Butcher 2007

The presumption of innocence is the principle that a defendant is considered innocent until proven guilty. The burden of proof is on the prosecution, which has to collect and present evidence that establishes guilt beyond a reasonable doubt. 842 more words

The Duggar 's have ironically and hilariously responded to the Supreme 's ruling on gay marriage

And if that headline didn’t make you laugh before, this might.  Over the weekend,  19 Kids and Counting ‘s bad parents of the year, Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar, reportedly responded to the ruling on their Facebook page — in typical Duggar fashion.

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Film Review: The Face of an Angel

Some films don’t quite know what they want to be. The Face of an Angel, the latest effort from British filmmaker Michael Winterbottom, does not have this problem. 744 more words


Movies & Books or is it Books & Movies?

Favorite Books into Movies

1. The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton
This is another one I saw the movie first too but I rather read the book anyday tthan watch the movie. 391 more words


Amanda Knox: Murder on Trial in Italy (Film) Review

AKA. The longest, least charismatic film title in recent times. If it were me, I would simply of titled it: Knox. Punchier, innit?

Following Lovestruck: The Musical… 1,169 more words

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Movie Review: "The Face of an Angel" Our Obsession with Amanda Knox

“This isn’t a murder trial.  It’s a popularity contest.”

Michael Winterbottom’s approach to making a film about the Amanda Knox  case is similar what Godard did with “King Lear.” He makes a movie about the idea of making a movie about the case rather than the case itself, and submerges himself in the culture in which such a case is possible, forming a series of relationships to parallel the situation that might have motivated the crime. 653 more words