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48 Hour Film Project

Over the weekend of May 19th-21st, the contestants of the annual 48 Hour Film Project are writing and shooting new and original short films in Las Vegas. 145 more words

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Chuck (US - 2016) - Short Review

Sandro Forte for Cinetalk.net

Chuck (it was titled the The Bleeder when shown at TIFF in September)is based upon the real life story of heavyweight boxer Chuck Wepner who had a shot at glory in 1975 facing Muhammad Ali in the ring and making it to the 15th round. 118 more words

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I, Daniel Blake (UK - 2016) - Short Review

Sandro Forte for Cinetalk.net

When I, Daniel Blake won the Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival in 2016, Ken Loach entered a highly select group of directors who took home the award twice. 245 more words

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Nick Cabelli for Cinetalk.net

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is a swashbuckling PG-13 fantastical science fiction adventure, starring Chris Pratt [Jurassic World, Parks and Recreation… 492 more words

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The Lost City of Z (US - 2016)

Sandro Forte for Cinetalk.net

James Gray’s new film, The Lost City of Z, is a drama- adventure based on the real life character of 1910-20’s British explorer Percival Fawcett, following him on the trail of a mythical city lost in the Amazon. 342 more words

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Trainspotting 2 is pointless

Sandro Forte for Cinetalk.net

20 years after the facts, Renton, Sick Boy, Spud, and Begbie are back in business. Ewan McGregor (Renton), Ewen Bremmer (Spud), John Lee Miller (Sick Boy), Robert Carlyle (Begbie) reprise the roles that made them famous. 450 more words

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The Zookeeper's Wife (USA - 2017) - Very Short Review

Sandro Forte for Cinetalk.net

Based on the non-fiction book of the same name, The Zookeeper’s Wife is a Kind hearted melodrama on a grave subject. It is a feel good movie which, cinematicaly-wise, doesn’t cover any ground of undiscovered country. 92 more words

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