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365 films in 2016: film 13 (Memento 2000)

I love Christopher Nolan, he was the first director I was really into. I remember the first time I watched The Prestige knowing nothing about it before going into it and being blown away by how much I enjoyed this film that I only watched because I didn’t have anything else with me to watch. 461 more words

How a remake of Memento could be a good idea

There are a lot of controversial opinions expressed online, but one that seems universally agreed on is that the rumored remake of Memento is a very bad idea. 477 more words

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

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