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  • The Treatment

    The Treatment 2014

    ★★★½ Watched 24 Sep, 2015

    Nick Cafmeyer (Geert Van Rampelberg) is a detective troubled by the unsolved mystery of the abduction of his brother when they were kids. Now a new child abduction and abuse case comes to light which may hold the key to his past... Directed by Hans Herbots, based on the novel by Mo Hayder, The Treatment is a hard-hitting thriller that isn't afraid to expose the worst of human nature.

  • Sicario

    Sicario 2015

    ★★★½ Watched 23 Sep, 2015

    FBI Agent Kate Mercer (Emily Blunt) joins a government task force led by Matt Graver (Josh Brolin) and Alejandro (Benicio Del Toro) to help combat the drug war on the US/Mexican border, however finds that the lines are blurred... Directed by Denis Villeneuve, this is slow but largely gripping thriller; seen through the eyes of Kate, the viewer is as much in the dark as she is. It feels a little distant at times, but there's an air of menace throughout and several fine set pieces.

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  • Machine Gun Preacher

    Machine Gun Preacher 2011

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    Based on true events, the film tells the story of biker Sam Childers (Gerard Butler) who found God, set up an orphanage in the Sudan and became a mercenary to protect the children who were being trafficked across the region. True story or not, it’s a difficult film to get into as Sam Childers is such an unlikeable guy, regardless if he’s doing good work or not. His battles with his faith, his family and the LRA in Sudan become…

  • Compliance

    Compliance 2012

    ★★★½ Watched 27 Mar, 2013 1

    It's another Friday shift at a Chick-Wich fast food joint when duty manager Sandra (Ann Dowd) receives a phone call from a police officer informing her that a customer has reported a theft by one of her staff, Becky (Dreama Walker). What follows will have you slack-jawed with incredulity, wanting to scream "what the f*ck are you doing!" at the screen. Yet, this is a true story and it's fascinating to sit back and watch at just how people will go when they trust a person in authority. Uncomfortable but essential viewing.