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  • Polar

    Polar

    ★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    At the beginning I thought: Man, these colors look like somebody accidentally grasped too deep into the paint-pot accidentally. Extremely artificial! And these terrible people! (Ok I later found out that this is a film adaption of a comicbook). Then came a scene with Mads Mikkelsen as an aging contract killer and everything changed. He himself was a positive sight but also the landscape and the colors change with him. And then I realized that the colors are perfectly chosen:…

  • Cold Love

    Cold Love

    ★★★

    Lonnie Dupre made this documentary about his expeditions trough and around Greenland and to the Northpole on his own and with a friend. Unfortunately the Audio sometimes isn´t that great and the staging appears a little bit like a Potpouri without an order. But for a documentary made by a lay man it´s absolutely ok.
    Dupre uses skis, dogsleds and a kayak for his expeditions. One can feel his love for this region. “Cold Love” has elements I haven´t seen…

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  • Paris, Texas

    Paris, Texas

    ★★★★½

    I appreciate Wim Wenders for his fine feeling for atmosphere and his talent for character studies. If you are willing to engage with his slow pace you will be rewarded with a great story, excellent actors, a quiet but intense and very atmospheric and emotionally touching movie about relationships between two brothers, a child and his parents, his foster parents and the lost love. Sometimes it´s pretty funny too.
    In the beginning one doesn´t know, if the movie might turn…

  • Pulp Fiction

    Pulp Fiction

    ★★★★★

    Since 1995 I saw Pulp Fiction a few times in synchronization. I remember how surprised I was, that John Travolta is actually a good actor. Also I like Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson and Uma Thurman. With every further sighting I liked Pulp Fiction at least as much then the first time or maybe it gets better over time, since there are so many bad movies and movies that try to copy Pulp Fiction or develop it further – without…