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There's More to the Dressmaker than Meets the Eye

Plot synopses of The Dressmaker describe this film as one in which a haute couture designer returns to her rural Australian town. Here she transforms the women of the town with her stylish creations, all the while wreaking revenge on those who, in the past, have wronged her, say the blurbs. 324 more words


Movie Quote of the Day - Impromptu, 1991 (dir. James Lapine)

George Sand: I am not full of virtues and noble qualities. I love. That is all. But I love strongly, exclusively, steadfastly.

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Naked Lunch (1991)


Hell. Naked Lunch surely qualifies as one of David Cronenberg’s most intense, multi-layered, and head-spinning films. Unlike other classic Cronenberg films like The Fly… 106 more words

Film Reviews

Revenge and haute couture: The Dressmaker is a black comedy of opposites

A sewing machine and murder. The two are rarely mentioned in the same breath. One is associated with images of soft-spoken housewives quietly working away; the other of violence and malicious intentions. 980 more words


The Dressmaker

Cast: Kate Winslet, Judy Davis, Liam Hemsworth, Hugo Weaving

Director: Jocelyn Moorhouse

Writers: Jocelyn Moorhouse, P.J. Hogan

This film definitely wasn’t what I expected it to be. 876 more words


A Modista

Quem acha que um outfit não muda uma vida claramente não percebe nada de moda… e muito menos da vida!!!
Ao contrário do que parece A Modista é uma história de vida, de atitude que relata muito bem a mentalidade fechada dos meios sociais pequenos, de quem vive a vida dos outros, e não um romance onde a Gata Borralheira encontra o seu príncipe… e que príncipe! 147 more words


Is travelling 700km to watch the Dressmaker worth it?

I just realised something the other day I have never been to a cinema in the current city I live in. Going to the cinema is something I always do when in other cities on short trips or vacation throughout the year. 359 more words

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