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Gangster Squad

Released 2013 Rating (UK) 15 Source of story Real events and a book by Paul Lieberman Writer/s script Will Beall Director Ruben Fleischer Starring 163 more words
2010 - 2015

149: SFFCH - Colors

This week the SFFCH gang get all up in the grill of the poorly spelt Colors from 1988. Rich Dogg, J-Bone, OG Ant  and A-Bomb all tool up for a drive by on this gangland classic. 87 more words

The Spoiler Filled Film Conversation Hooray! Podcast

02/05/2017

5. The movie you tell your friends to see.

“The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” Single-handed, my favorite movie I have ever seen. I saw it twice in theaters. 222 more words

FLIX PIX (35): "Take It From Me- THIS MUST BE THE PLACE"

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THIS MUST BE THE PLACE

(2011) ****
(directed by Paolo Sorrentino)

> I saw a trailer for this unique indie film that hinted at a remarkable performance by one of our finest actors (and directors) Sean Penn, in a mode we have certainly never seen before: as an ageing rock star who stopped making his morose, downbeat brand of music after a tragedy,  (Think Robert Smith of The Cure: big messy black hair over bright red lipstick!), and I knew I just had to see it.   411 more words

Kevin Keelan

Flashback Review: I Am Sam

The Flashback Review of the day is I Am Sam. It must be hard to win an Oscar for a memorable performance. If you’ve heard of the term “Oscar Bait,” it means something like a serious drama attempting to replicate a struggle including family dilemmas, drug addiction, abandonment, diseases, etc. 445 more words

Movies

Life and Light

The Thin Red Line has been called one of the finest contemporary war films ever made, and it’s easy to see why, even if this can be a challenging and perplexing, film to watch. 978 more words

Into the Wild (2007)

2017 #7
Sean Penn | 148 mins | streaming (HD) | 2.35:1 | USA / English & Danish | 15 / R

The true story of Christopher McCandless, who abandoned regular life after college to go hitchhiking and become one with nature or something, then accidentally killed himself by being a pretentious wanker. 96 more words

Adaptations