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  • Le Trou

    Le Trou


    Jacques Becker's final film (my first of his), is a tangibly palpable prison drama, that is pure edge of your seat stuff. Some of the camera work - for the time anyway - is reminiscent of Renoir, which isn't coincidental, as Becker trained under him. Such a shame Becker died just before the film was released.

    An absolute gem from the 1960s.

  • Suspiria



    Ah, so that's where Refn gets his inspiration!

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  • Jaws



    No review needed. If you haven't seen Jaws, you're dead to me.

  • Ex Machina

    Ex Machina


    We fear what we don't understand, and the more we don't understand, the less we ask questions.

    Alex Garland's directorial debut has the above statement running through it's veins. Caleb, a bright and prodigious young computer software coder, wins a competition to spend a week in the company of Nathan, the CEO of large technological corporation - who's idiosyncrasies aren't too far removed from those of Tony Stark's - who has been playing deus ex machina in his spare time:…