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  • The 400 Blows
  • The Virgin Spring
  • Captain Fantastic
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    ★★★

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    ★★★★

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  • Witness for the Prosecution

    Witness for the Prosecution

    ★★★★½

    Charles Laughton putting on a acting masterclass

  • Cries and Whispers

    Cries and Whispers

    ★★★★★

    This is my third film from Bergman, the first being Seventh Seal which was good not great. The second being The Virgin Spring which I really liked. This however blew them both out of the water, and the weird thing is I couldn't even tell you why this worked for me so much. I'm not even gonna try writing some mindless drivel, because I know it wouldn't do this film justice. If for some reason you haven't checked this out I highly recommend you do.

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  • Ace in the Hole

    Ace in the Hole

    ★★★★★

    Billy Wilder's financially and critically famed flop (WHAT?) is anything but. Douglas is Chuck Tatum who's fallen from grace as a top journalist. He stumbles across a story that could take him back to the mountain top. He's willing to do anything and exploit everyone to make it happen.

    Douglas is enigmatic in his portrayal of Tatum. To say that this only my second film from the great man is an embarrassment. It's something that I'm definitely going to correct…

  • The 400 Blows

    The 400 Blows

    ★★★★★

    Foreign movie challenge #9

    I have to admit I was a little worried going into this film, because what I've seen of classic French cinema has kind of flopped for me. However I have to say that Truffaut's pulled it out of the bag, and in doing so has revived my interest in French cinema.

    The film is simply about the troubles of a 12 year old Parisian boy, who never seems to get a fair shake. The adults that…