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  • Obsession 1949

    ★★★★★ Watched 20 Apr, 2014

    Clive Riordan (played by Robert Newton) is a psychiatrist in postwar London, whose glamorous wife Storm (played by Sally Gray) has had a series of affairs. He isn't much pleased by this, and decides to kill the next lover by way of a perfect murder. Bill (played by Phil Brown) is an American who is unlucky enough to be the next lover, ad he finds himself held captive by the psychopath Clive whilst he prepares for the perfect murder, and…

  • Transport d'une tourelle par un attelage de 60 chevaux 1897

    ★★★★ Watched 20 Apr, 2014

    This is interesting for what it shows - sixty horses pulling a trailer/cart carrying a massive turret or small tower.

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    ★★★½ Watched 08 Feb, 2013 10

    Dear Mr. Tarantino,
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  • The World's End 2013

    ★★★★ Watched 18 Apr, 2014

    It's difficult to like a film in which the main character is such an unlikeable fellow - Simon Pegg's Gary King is just awful. Gary wants his old (and reluctant) schoolfriends to revisit the town they all grew up in, to complete a pub crawl that they didn't manage as teenagers. He persuades them all, and they set off on an evening that starts badly, drags up old hurts, and then spectacularly changes into a night none of them expected…