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The Gift - Movie Review

The Gift is a difficult film to discuss without verging into spoiler territory. It’s a film that hinges on the plot and the actions of its characters, thus discussing these elements would ruin the very surprise that this film is trying to achieve. 481 more words

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Not to be confused with the Sam Raimi/Cate Blanchett 2000 collaboration of the same name, Joel Edgerton‘s ‘The Gift’ has come to cinemas neatly – and tightly – wrapped. 383 more words

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"The Gift"

     So the evening begin like anyother. My wonderful girlfriend and I were bored and me being the movie lover suggested we go see a movie. We had previously seen this crazy thriller preview for “The Gift” and that immediately popped into my head. 501 more words

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The Gift

STX/Blumhouse (2015) 108 min. R

Director: Joel Edgerton

Screenplay: Joel Edgerton

Cinematography: Eduard Grau; Editing: Luke Doolan

Production Design: Richard Sherman; Set Decoration: Matthew Flood Ferguson… 3,243 more words


The Gift (2015)

I have dedicated some paragraphs to spoilers.

Some weeks ago, on a Thursday evening, the latest I’ve gone to the cinema in a while, I intended to enjoy a movie that was going to be thrilling and exciting. 628 more words


'The Gift'

An intelligent and effective thriller, The Gift is a no-nonsense chiller of a story.

It’s hardly a genre buster, but Australian Joel Edgerton, in his feature film debut as director, is in his element – his deft control of pace, character and tone a highlight. 23 more words