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The Jungle Books

Comparing the original and the remake…

This week I’m doing things a bit differently. I’m going to look at a recent remake of a classic film and compare both films strengths and weaknesses. 1,070 more words


Gilbert Speaks On "Hugo"

There are films that capture your very soul. These magical films are rare, so when I have the pleasure of watching a film like “ 688 more words

LEARNING TO DRIVE with Ben Kingsley and Patricia Clarkson directed by Isabel Coixet

As mentioned in my AN ORDINARY MAN post, Ben Kingsley is back with variety. Seems like a pleasent, appeaing & sweet film.  Patricia Clarkson is a natural in this sort of romantic comedy. 76 more words


AN ORDINARY MAN starring Ben Kinglsey and Hera Hilmar directed by Brad Silberling

Actor Ben Kingsley can be extremely effective and a mesmerising performer in the right role – iconic and dependable. It’s nice to have more Ben Kingsley in tailormade & author-backed dramatic roles. 39 more words


Gandhi: One Man's Life Beautifully Told

Richard Attenborough’s Gandhi tells the story of the great Mahatma Gandhi, a true champion of the people. I’ll be honest here, my knowledge of Gandhi before watching this movie was limited. 1,982 more words


Dave (1993)

Dir. Ivan Reitman

Written by: Gary Ross

Starring: Kevin Kline, Sigourney Weaver, Ving Rhames, Frank Langella

Dave is one of the movies in my collection that I have the least amount of personal history with or connection to. 1,593 more words