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Funny Games (1997)

Austria 109m, Colour
Director: Michael Haneke; Cast: Susanne Lothar, Ulrich Mühe, Arno Frisch, Frank Giering, Stefan Clapczynski

A dreadfully dark film about two sadistic young men who torture and kill a wealthy family that they hold hostage. 57 more words


'Secret in Their Eyes'

It’s a quiet, solid English-language remake of the Argentinian Oscar-winning best foreign language film from 2009. But the original was hardly a thrill-a-minute revenge drama (and which inexplicably beat out Michael Haneke’s… 98 more words


Vojtech Jasný’s film - ALL MY GOOD COUNTRYMEN - out on dvd


Cannes award winning film set among the interwoven lives of Moravian villagers
following the 1948 socialization of Czechoslovakia. 62 more words

Russian/Eastern European Cinema

Amour: What is love?

One of the memories that still haunts me is when my family were moving my father into a hospice. My dad was barely recognisable at the time of the move. 659 more words


'Trainwreck' And 'Tangerine' Lead This Week's Home-Video Releases

A weekly guide to what’s new on DVD and Blu-ray

Pick of the Week: Trainwreck (Universal)

Though Inside Amy Schumer had already been earning good reviews and an appreciative audience for a couple of seasons, 2015 still felt like a breakthrough year for Amy Schumer. 1,011 more words


My Movies A-Z: 71 Fragments (review)

Media critic Neil Postman wrote about the “Now…this” world presented by television news: a world of disconnected fragments, a random sequence of vital news and utter trivia that makes no sense. 471 more words


Interessante ting i siste @nattogdag

Ein collage basert på referansar og anbefalingar i nyaste utgåve av magasinet Natt og dag. Det var veldig mykje spennande i dette nummeret. Ros til redaksjonen og journalistane for det. 9 more words