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The Kids Are All Right (2010)

US 106m, Colour Director: Lisa Cholodenko; Cast: Annette Bening, Julianne Moore, Mark Ruffalo, Mia Wasikowska, Josh Hutcherson The Kids Are All Right is an unremarkable film at best. If Bening’s … Continue reading

02/26/2011 · 2 Comments

Toy Story 3 (2010)

US 108m, Colour Director: Lee Unkrich; Cast: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Joan Cusack, Ned Beatty, Don Rickles, Michael Keaton, Wallace Shawn, John Ratzenberger Despite the 3D presentation, and yet another … Continue reading

02/26/2011 · Leave a comment

Winter’s Bone (2010)

US 100m, Colour Director: Debra Granik; Cast: Jennifer Lawrence, John Hawkes, Lauren Sweetser, Garret Dillahunt, Dale Dickey, Shelley Waggener Winter’s Bone is a dark and sadly realistic drama based on … Continue reading

02/25/2011 · Leave a comment

The Fighter (2010)

US 115m, Colour Director: David O. Russell; Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Melissa Leo The Fighter is based on the true story of professional boxer “Irish” Micky Ward … Continue reading

02/25/2011 · 2 Comments

Muriel’s Wedding (1994)

Australia, France 106m, Colour Director: P. J. Hogan; Cast: Toni Collette, Rachel Griffiths, Bill Hunter, Sophie Lee Muriel’s Wedding is a wonderfully funny and dramatic comedy employing the well-worn “ugly … Continue reading

02/24/2011 · Leave a comment

Frenzy (1972)

UK 116m, Colour Director: Alfred Hitchcock; Cast: Jon Finch, Alec McCowen, Barry Foster, Billie Whitelaw, Anna Massey, Barbara Leigh-Hunt Frenzy is one of Hitchcock’s more explicitly grisly thrillers about a … Continue reading

02/24/2011 · 4 Comments

127 Hours (2010)

US 94m, Colour Director: Danny Boyle; Cast: James Franco 127 Hours is a challenging and energetic film which recounts the shocking real-life experience of solo hiker and climber Aron Ralston … Continue reading

02/24/2011 · 1 Comment