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Category: Film Reviews

Gangster Land (2017)

Film review: Gangster Land (2017), directed by Timothy Woodward Jr With a stellar rating of 4.4 on IMDb, Gangster Land ended up on my Netflix

Strul / Framed (1988)

Film review: Strul [Framed] (1988), directed by Jonas Frick tl;dr: Still holds up. Last year (or whenever it was) Netflix acquired the rights to a

Going in Style (2017)

Film review: Going in Style (2017), directed by Zach Braff During an unpleasant meeting with an uncaring bank manager (Josh Pais), Joe Harding (Michael Caine)

The Immigrant (2013)

Film review: The Immigrant (2013), directed by James Gray tl;dr: Early 1920s New York, tiny bit of opera and an amazing Cotillard. What more do

Borley Rectory (2017)

Documentary/film review: Borley Rectory (2017), written and directed by Ashley Thorpe ‘Tis the spooky season! Borley Rectory is a place that has captured my imagination

Free Guy (2021)

Film review: Free Guy (2021), directed by Shawn Levy tl;dr: Highly entertaining film. Guy (Ryan Reynolds) is a bank clerk in Free City. Every day

Serenity (2005)

Film review: Serenity (2005), directed by Joss Whedon Feels strange to never having reviewed this film – in fact, this post has been in Drafts