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Review: Don't be Afraid of the Dark (2011)

(Originally published October 2011)

Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark is quick to remind us that it is a retelling of a teleplay by Nigel McKeand, but is also a remake of a 1973 movie. 286 more words


Films I love: The Proposition

Whenever Ray Winstone is in a film, warning bells tend to go off in my head (yes I know that picture above is not of Ray Winstone). 722 more words


Starstruck And Stuck In New Mexico, The Land Of Enchantment

I gripped the corners of the seat’s arms, digging my fingernails into the plastic. My forehead was glazed with sweat and I wondered at exactly which point the cocaine would dissolve itself from my system. 3,348 more words



Mumblecore is a recent sub-genre of low-budget indie films that carry a quirky sensibility. Director Andrew Bujalski has been called the Godfather of this movement. Chris Byrne takes a look at his new film Results. 466 more words

The Reel Deal

Haiku Review: Memento

Memento (2000)

Guy kills wife’s killer
Guy tracks down his wife’s killer
Guy kills wife’s killer




What it is: Cobie Smulders, having finished shooting Avengers 2, is doing the other kind of movie she stars in; a rom com.

Pros:  173 more words

The Count of Monte Cristo

The Count of Monte Cristo (Alexandre Dumas, 1844-45, serialized)

The Count of Monte Cristo (Dir, Kevin Reynolds, 2002)

IMDB lists ten different filmed versions of  2,155 more words