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  • Icarus

    Icarus

    ★★★

    Netflix Original 
    1.85.1 + 2.35:1
    Color 
    Digital + Video
    N/A

    An immersive documentary that lifts the lid on a huge conspiracy but unfortunately has a pacing and structure issue, in which it's first 20 minutes are both a little convoluted and dull. It certainly picks up with a massive punch and is quite the engaging film when it wants to be. However, aside from the names the documentary feels a few years too late.

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  • Red Army

    Red Army

    ★★★★★

    Artificial-Eye. Netflix 
    1.85:1 + 4:3
    Color + Monochrome 
    8mm, 35mm + Video + Digital 
    15

    "I'm not a historian. My feeling was the country tried to change something, because it's Perestroika time, but he doesn't want changes. Everybody was afraid. It's understandable. It's like in a dark room, trying to find a dark cat. It's not funny"

    One of the most engaging and interesting documentaries I have ever seen. I'm a sucker for both Hockey and Cold War stories, so…

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  • Sandy Wexler

    Sandy Wexler

    Netflix Orginal 
    1.85:1
    Color
    Digital 
    N/A

    A genuinely horrific film to sit through. The humour isn't here, the script is utterly barbaric in the sense of what it thinks is funny. Why Sandler aims at a generation of idiots that aren't here anymore make my head crumble. The film itself has a rags to riches story and somehow makes one of Hollywood's oldest and loved stories into a film I will never ever want to watch again. The person who…

  • Dunkirk

    Dunkirk

    ★★★★★

    Warner Bros. Vue Extreme Cinema
    2.35:1
    Color 
    35mm
    12

    "You can practically see it from here"

    Nolan is a master of both storytelling, suspense and craftsmanship with a camera. Dunkirk is a spectacle, a fascinating spectacle that is truly brutal to watch. It's heartbreaking, influential and breathtaking to see develop. Performances are excellent, especially from Hardy, Rylance, Murphy and Branagh, with Hardy's arc the most stunning and magnificent to see. The structure works perfectly and is extremely effective within the context of the film, as is the score by Zimmer that blew me away at times.

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