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The Queen of Versailles

The Queen of Versailles tracks former IBM engineer and beauty queen Jackie Siegel and her life with husband David Siegel, owner of the world’s largest time share company. The two of them, with their eight children, lead a lavish life … Continue reading

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Sundance UK

In less than a month the Sundance Film Festival comes to London, the first time the festival has travelled outside of the United States where it is the largest festival for independent cinema in the world. Many film makers including Quentin Tarantino, Stephen … Continue reading

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Real Steel – London Premiere

I was lucky enough to win tickets to the Real Steel red carpet premiere in London on September 14th 2011. The event was attended by director Shawn Levy and star Hugh Jackman who introduced the movie, setting it up as … Continue reading

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55th BFI London Film Festival

The BFI London Film Festival for 2011 kicked off last October and once again I struggled with the online booking system and my calendar to get to as many films as I was able. As always it was a fantastic … Continue reading

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Drive

Drive appears to be prompting a bit of conversation at the moment. The film premiered in Canne to a great response and the hype steadily built. Critical consensus seemed to be that it was a near masterpiece with style to … Continue reading

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