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Tue
18
Feb
2020
 
  • Action,Drama, Mystery
  • South Korea
  • Colour
  • 120 mins.
Oldboy is a 2003 South Korean neo-noir action thriller film co-written and directed by the acclaimed film director Park Chan-wook. The film follows the story of Oh Dae-su (Choi Min-sik), who is imprisoned in a cell which resembles a hotel room for 15 years without knowing the…
Tue
05
Jun
2007
 
  • Colour
A group of juvenile delinquents live a violent and crime-filled life in the festering slums of Mexico City, and the morals of young Pedro are gradually corrupted and destroyed by the others...
Tue
03
Sep
2013
 
  • Drama
  • USA
  • B&W
  • 108 mins mins.
Marlon Brando’s classic performance as dockworker Terry Malloy in On The Waterfront remains one of the finest in the history of American cinema. Winner of 8 Oscars including Best Picture, Actor, Actress and Director, it is a film that still courts controversy; reflecting Director Elia Kazan’s conflicted…
Mon
05
Aug
2019
 
  • Comedy
  • USA
  • Colour
  • 108 mins.
A fast and frantic satire on corporate politics and Cold War paranoia, it's a freewheeling undervalued gem of a film from Billy Wilder. James Cagney plays CR 'Mac' MacNamara, a top soft drinks executive who is sent by his boss to West Berlin to keep an eye…
Tue
06
Oct
2015
 
  • Action adventure
  • USA
  • B&W
  • 121 mins.
Flying high in the Peruvian Andes daredevil pilot Geoff Carter (Cary Grant) meets his match when cabaret singer Bonnie Lee (Jean Arthur) arrives in town. But the path of love doesn't run smooth; fellow Pilot (Richard Barthelmess) is harbouring a dark secret and is also married to…
Tue
27
Nov
2018
 
  • Drama, Fantasy
  • Denmark
  • B&W
  • 126 mins.
How do we understand faith and prayer, and what of miracles? Ordet is set in August 1925 on a Danish farm. The widowed Patriarch Borgen, who's rather prominent in his community, has three sons: Mikkel, a good-hearted agnostic whose wife Inger is pregnant, Johannes, who believes he…
Tue
22
Feb
2005
 
  • Colour
Young nobleman Orlando is commanded by Queen Elizabeth I to stay forever young. Miraculously, he does just that. The film follows him as he moves through several centuries of British history, experiencing a variety of lives and relationships along the way, and even changing sex.
Tue
05
Aug
2014
 
  • Drama
  • Norway/Sweden/Denmark/Germany
  • Colour
  • 90 mins.
Joachim Trier's riveting, character driven drama follows a day in the life of Anders, a young recovering drug addict on release from a rehabilitation centre to attend a job interview. As the day unfolds, he tries to reconnect with old friends and regain his life. Nominated for…
Tue
18
Jun
2013
 
  • Classic film noir
  • USA
  • B&W
  • 92 mins.
  Also known in the US as Build My Gallows High, this classic 1940s film noir contains a memorably languid performance by Robert Mitchum as the ultra-hard-boiled former private eye who falls for the woman (Jane Greer) he's been hired to track by gangster Kirk Douglas. Unfairly…
Tue
21
Feb
2012
 
  • Documentary
  • USA
  • Colour
  • 75 mins.
This documentary confirmed my worst suspicions about Fox "News". As a European in the US I was shocked to watch biased, unresearched vitriol spew out of a channel which then sanctimoniously called itself a news channel. The documentary shows employee after employee confirm what most in the…
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