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Notes From the 56th London Film Festival

The London Film Festival has reached the end of it’s first weekend for 2012 and I thought I would collect a few notes on the films I have seen so far. Beasts of the Southern Wild While many smaller and … Continue reading

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56th BFI London Film Festival – Preview

In a little over a month the BFI London Film Festival kicks off. It brings more than 200 films from around the world, more than any one person could see however I hope to get to as many as time … Continue reading

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Last weekend I attended the local multiplex to see Ted (which disappointed me, too few laughs and not enough made of the unique central premise). Arriving at the scheduled time I then had to sit through more than 30mins of … Continue reading

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Summer Blockbusters

Summer is upon us and with it comes the blockbusters, the tent pole releases that studios pump hundreds of millions of dollars into in the hopes of hitting upon a zeitgeist busting superhit. So far we’ve seen some box office … Continue reading

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Coen Brothers Short Film for World Cinema

  I came across this Coen brothers short film on the Open Culture site and found it quite amusing. Open Culture state; “Chacun son cinĂ©ma (To Each His Own Cinema) is a 2007 French anthology film that brings together short … Continue reading

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