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  • Stalker

    Stalker

    ★★★★★

    Andrei Tarkovsky's Stalker from 1979 is based on Arkady and Boris Strugatsky's (Roadside Picnic Sci-Fi novel). It's very much a drama/mystery & suspense with a Sci-Fi setting, surely a long film but even though it runs close to three hours there was no point where my interest faded. I guess it will either grip you right away or it wont and for me I just couldn't look away. The three main characters all really stick out as their unique own and…

  • Lawrence of Arabia

    Lawrence of Arabia

    ★★★★★

    This film is Based on of the life of T. E. Lawrence who was most famous for leading armies of Arabian tribes in military campaigns going against the Ottoman Empire in World War I. The film was directed by renowned filmaker David Lean and Peter O'Toole starred as Lawrence in one of the greatest performances I've ever seen in a film and I'll go into more detail with that soon. So it was beautifully shot in 70mm with such care…

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  • 12 Years a Slave

    12 Years a Slave

    ★★★★★

    Chiwetel Ejiofor plays Solomon (a real life account of a man who was mistaken for a slave). To put it simply, Steve Mcqueen did not want to entertain us and he did not want us to leave the cinema without feeling uneasy. What a film, what a filmmaker, it broke me, it left me shattered, it made me never want to associate with anyone who is narrow minded and arrogant enough to be racist. No holes bared, intense, tragic, greatly…

  • Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer

    Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer

    ★★★★½

    I'd been wanting to see this film for a long time now, something has always really interested me about real life serial killers. It's not like I like what they had done to people but it's the fact that someone can ever reach that point in his/her life when they can just kill a massive amount of people without much hesitation. To me it is facsinating and always interesting to be informed about, Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer is…