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Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Hey, there everyone. I hope y’all’s days are going swell. Today, I checked out Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (which I’ll now just refer to as  894 more words

Film

All the Old Knives by Olen Steinhauer

In the acknowledgements for All the Old Knives Steinhauer reveals that the seed for this story was planted by the desire to see if it was possible to write a spy novel that takes place entirely around a restaurant table. 578 more words

Review

Hercules (2014) - Movie

In my never ending quest to find things to watch on Netflix, I came across this newly added movie, Hercules from 2014 featuring Dwayne Johnson, but also Ian McShane, John Hurt (I swear…he is in so many movies, it’s unbelievable!), and Rufus Sewell (who I remember from Dark City). 71 more words

Movies

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)

Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller

This is a different spy film than anything I have seen before. There is no big action scenes that usually contain explosions, fast cars and women (you know what kind). 164 more words

Drama

Ten Years Ago: The Skeleton Key

Jake Farley unlocks The Skeleton Key’s lazy filmmaking and thoughtless cultural appropriation.

Let’s get one thing out of the way right off—this movie is kinda racist. 1,616 more words

Thriller

Legendary actor Sir John Hurt, 75, is 'optimistic' about cancer treatment

Sir John Hurt has spoken optimistically about the cancer treatment he is currently undertaking.

The 75-year-old actor, known for his leading roles in 1984, The Elephant Man as wll as playing Ollivander in the Harry Potter series, has early stag pancreatic cancer and opened up about his health issues in an interview with the… 245 more words

Showbiz

100 Word Review - Only Lovers Left Alive (2013)

This film is sublime.

Adam (Tom Hiddleston) and Eve (Tilda Swinton) are in love. They always have been. Adam is a brooding Romantic (note the capital R), while Eve enjoys the chaos of the world around her. 65 more words

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