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Secrets and Lies (1996)

Dir. Mike Leigh. Starring Brenda Blethyn, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Timothy Spall

I’m not the world’s foremost Mike Leigh expert or anything, but I was amazed when he did something I’d never seen him do before in a movie: he rushed. 1,856 more words

Film

Brighton Rock

Brighton Rock by Graham Greene

RATING: ★★★★★ (5/5)

Graham Greene has solidly established himself as one of my favourite writers. His stories are masterful observations of the inescapable ambiguity of life and the ways in which humanity tries to fight against or through these unavoidable grey areas. 626 more words

Adult