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The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

“Initially you’re overwhelmed. But gradually you realize it’s like a wave.

Resist, and you’ll be knocked over.

Dive into it, and you’ll swim out the other side”

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Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story

The structure of Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story is about as complex as you could want (“postmodern” is the term used to describe it in multiple reviews I’ve seen), but it’s not thereby as confusing as one might expect. 671 more words


Four Weddings and a Funeral

Year: 1994
Director: Mike Newell

Summary: Over the course of five social occasions, a committed bachelor must consider the notion that he may have discovered love. 212 more words



Millions is a mildly entertaining bit of fluff. I didn’t dislike it, but given the disproportionately positive reviews I saw of it, I expected it to charm me considerably more than it did. 551 more words


Dead Man's Shoes

I guess I haven’t seen enough of these heavily accented British movies to be able to narrow down where they’re from, as I was guessing these folks were Scottish from the accents, but the reviews I checked consistently said… 648 more words


Pierrepoint: The Last Hangman

Pierrepoint: The Last Hangman is a biographical film about the career of the last prolific executioner in British history. His career ran from the 1930s to the 1950s. 1,333 more words


This is England

I was really impressed with This is England. I cared about the main character, as well as various of the other characters.

The film, set in the Thatcher era, tells the story of a twelve year old boy who falls in with a gang of skinheads, becoming something of a little brother figure to the members, and especially the unofficial leader. 982 more words