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Las Hurdes: Tierra Sin Pan (1933)

Spain 27m, B&W Director: Luis Buñuel; Cast: Abel Jacquin, Alexandre O’Neill Inspired by Maurice Legendre’s ethnographic study, Las Jurdes: étude de géographie humaine (1927), Land Without Bread is a subversive … Continue reading

11/13/2017 · 4 Comments

Vampir-Cuadecuc (1971)

Spain 75m, B&W Director: Pere Portabella; Cast: Christopher Lee, Herbert Lom, Soledad Miranda, Jack Taylor Filmed during the shooting of Jesus Franco’s Count Dracula (1970), Vampir-Cuadecuc is an eerie amalgamation … Continue reading

11/07/2017 · Leave a comment

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)

France 137m, Colour Director: Luc Besson; Cast: Dane DeHaan, Cara Delevingne, Clive Owen, Rihanna, Ethan Hawke, Herbie Hancock, Kris Wu, Rutger Hauer Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets … Continue reading

11/05/2017 · Leave a comment

Lo Chiamavano Jeeg Robot (2015)

Italy 112m, Colour Director: Gabriele Mainetti; Cast: Claudio Santamaria, Luca Marinelli, Ilenia Pastorelli, Stefano Ambrogi They Call Me Jeeg is gritty superhero film about Enzo Ceccotti, a low-life criminal who … Continue reading

10/31/2017 · 3 Comments

The Fifth Element (1997)

France 126m, Colour Director: Luc Besson; Cast: Bruce Willis, Gary Oldman, Chris Tucker, Ian Holm, Milla Jovovich The Fifth Element is a highly inventive and visually striking comedic science fiction … Continue reading

10/29/2017 · 4 Comments

The Dark Tower (2017)

US 95m, Colour Director: Nikolaj Arcel; Cast: Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Taylor, Claudia Kim, Fran Kranz, Abbey Lee, Katheryn Winnick, Jackie Earle Haley A western science fiction fantasy, The … Continue reading

10/28/2017 · Leave a comment

Atomic Blonde (2017)

US 115m, Color Director: David Leitch; Cast: Charlize Theron, James McAvoy, Eddie Marsan, John Goodman, Toby Jones, James Faulkner, Roland Møller, Sofia Boutella as Delphine Atomic Blonde in a gritty … Continue reading

10/25/2017 · 3 Comments