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Films on the to-do list

  • Black Widow
  • Chimes at Midnight
  • The Killing of a Sacred Deer
  • Last Christmas
  • Remember Sunday
  • Shazam! 2
  • Spy Guys
  • Wonder Woman: 1984

Category: Drama Films

Gosford Park (2001)

Film review: Gosford Park (2001), directed by Robert Altman I remember trying to watch this film a few years ago – primarily because of Tom

The Reader (2008)

Film review: The Reader (2008), directed by Stephen Daldry In Berlin in 1995 Michael Berg (Ralph Fiennes) reminisces about a summer, a long time ago

Jersey Girl (2004)

Film review: Jersey Girl (2004), written and directed by Kevin Smith “A romantic comedy by Kevin Smith! Sold!” I said, looking at the on-screen TV

Short Cuts (1993)

Film review: Short Cuts (1993), directed by Robert Altman In this Oscar-winning film, a bunch of different couples and/or families in Los Angeles are all

American Beauty (1999)

Film review: American Beauty (1999), directed by Sam Mendes Welcome to suburbia, where the dysfunctional Burnham family is slowly drifting apart. Mother Carolyn (Annette Bening)