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FlixChatter Review: FRANK (2014)

Jon, a young wanna-be musician, discovers he’s bitten off more than he can chew when he joins an eccentric pop band led by the mysterious and enigmatic Frank.

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Great Films You Need To See - Secretary (2002)

This is my latest contribution to The Big Picture, the visually focused film magazine that proves there’s more to film than meets the eye. … 718 more words

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Frank

PLOT (spoiler alert!!!):

Jon (Domhnall Gleeson), an aspiring songwriter, witnesses a man trying to drown himself while walking along the beach of his town. The man is taken to the hospital and Jon talks to Don (Scoot McNairy), who explains the man was a keyboardist in an experimental band, the Soronprfbs, managed by him. 1,643 more words

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Star Struck on the 4 Train

It is not an uncommon occurrence to see people who are famous in NYC. My original belief was that they all lived out in Hollywood and only came to NY to get a taste of real weather while they researching a role. 1,097 more words

"Secretary" on DVD (2002, Maggie Gyllenhaal, James Spader)

Before there was “Fifty Shades Of Grey,” there was a little movie called “Secretary.”  Maggie Gyllenhaal plays a psychologically troubled, young woman who gets a job as a secretary for a lawyer named Mr. 332 more words

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"DONNIE DARKO": L'ESORDIO DI DUE GRANDI CINEASTI.

★ ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ ✩ ✩ ✩

Donnie Darko è un film thriller fantascientifico del 2001, scritto e diretto da Richard Kelly. Esso rappresenta il suo esordio, ma è anche considerato l’opera migliore della sua breve filmografia. 793 more words

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So I Rewatched... Secretary (also: Why It's Way Better than Fifty Shades)

2002, Directed by Steven Shainberg
Starring: James Spader, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jeremy Davies

A young woman, recently released from a mental hospital, gets a job as a secretary to a demanding lawyer, where their employer-employee relationship turns into a sexual, sadomasochistic one. 604 more words

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