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  • The Next Three Days 2010

    ★★★½ Watched 20 Apr, 2014 1

    Been meaning to watch this film for literally years and finally got round to it. An enjoyable film, good plot with a clever ending.

  • The Bling Ring 2013

    ★★½ Watched 06 Apr, 2014

    Based on actual events, it is surprising what they managed to do before they inevitably got caught. However, I found myself being irritated by how stupid they were. I mean robbing rich celebrities houses without somehow covering their faces or wearing gloves to avoid finger prints being left behind?! And in this day and age, who doesn't lock their front door?!

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  • Sarah's Key 2010

    ★★★★ Watched 02 Jan, 2013 1

    Having read nothing about this film, I watched it on a whim last night and was pleasantly surprised. Not only was it a lesson in History that I wasn't fully aware of in the French deportation of Jews to Nazi concentration camps but it was a very well made film, albeit a sad one. If you like Boy in the Striped Pajamas then I recommend this.

  • Gravity 2013

    ★★★★★ Watched 17 Mar, 2014 2

    Is there anything not to like about this film?! How I wish I made the effort to go and see this one at the cinema. The cinematography is beautiful. The acting superb. It's no wonder Alfonso Cuaron won the Oscar for Best Director, it's a completely different film to anything I've seen before. The intensity is electric. Gravity literally picks you up only minutes into the film and does not let go until the credits start to role and Steve Price's title song is in full flow.