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by Dan Warburton
Sun Jan 17, 2021 7:15 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1080

Re: Recently Watched Films 2021

https://ekladata.com/msjpd0uod3cWsvgbCA-uwX_hzAc.png Andrew L. Stone, The Steel Trap , 1952 Nine years after she threw him under a train in Hitchcock's Shadow of a Doubt , Teresa Wright is now married to Joseph Cotten :) , but has no idea of his plans to rob the bank where he works and take her (an...
by Dan Warburton
Sat Jan 16, 2021 6:43 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1080

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https://i.pinimg.com/originals/c8/da/54/c8da5422d60f17a6414b1f25ea9545fd.jpg Massimo Dallamano, Super Bitch , 1973 The English title is plain stupid, but the Italian original - "Si può essere più bastardi dell'ispettore Cliff?" ("Can anyone be more of a bastard than Inspector Cliff?") is much bette...
by Dan Warburton
Fri Jan 15, 2021 7:57 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1080

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..but this one blew me away last night: https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EThC0QSX0AE3pU1.jpg Eros Puglielli, Occhi di cristallo , 2004 "When a young couple and a peeper are killed in the field with sadism, Inspector Amaldi and his partner Freese unsuccessfully follow the leads trying to track the crimina...
by Dan Warburton
Fri Jan 15, 2021 7:55 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1080

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Dammit Ben, I snatch hundreds of movies a year and you always seem to find one that I haven't got yet (and I thought I had most of the Devilles) - just as well Karagarga is down today, as I'd jump on it right now - bookmarked! Thanks for the info - meanwhile, I wouldn't recommend this one, unless yo...
by Dan Warburton
Wed Jan 13, 2021 5:15 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1080

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https://www.avcesar.com/source/software/bluray/4072/img_0_0530153704_b.jpg Robert Fuest, And Soon The Darkness , 1970 If you can negotiate your way past the Captcha security, this is a fine review https://www.slantmagazine.com/dvd/review-robert-fuests-and-soon-the-darkness-on-kino-lorber-blu-ray/ -...
by Dan Warburton
Wed Jan 13, 2021 5:14 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1080

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https://cinematrices.files.wordpress.com/2009/12/cm-glucode02249.jpg Jon Jost, Parable , 2008 Great admirer that I am of Jost's work, I think should have watched the first two parts of his Iraq War trilogy before tackling this (so I will, at some stage, and report back), as this ultra-lo-budget aff...
by Dan Warburton
Wed Jan 13, 2021 5:14 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1080

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https://media.timeout.com/images/105729052/630/472/image.jpg Steve McQueen, Education , 2020 The Small Axe series comes to its end with in a "fittingly intimate and confessional way" (remembering McQueen's tales of his own childhood, see above) with the tale of young Kingsley, sent off to a "school...
by Dan Warburton
Wed Jan 13, 2021 5:13 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1080

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https://proxymedia.woopic.com/api/v1/images/331%2FLECHEVALDORW0085137_BAN1_2424_NEWTV.jpg Claude Chabrol, Le cheval d'orgueil , 1980 Chabrol said his biggest regret regarding his adaptation of Pierre-Jakel Hélias's novel depicting rural life in Finisterre in the years just prior to World War One wa...
by Dan Warburton
Wed Jan 13, 2021 5:13 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1080

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https://rowereviews.weebly.com/uploads/1/2/3/2/12321416/242415.jpg?512 Jon Jost, Sure Fire , 1990 Once more featuring Tom Blair, whose career apart from a small role in an obscure 60s TV series and a very brief appearance in (De Palma's) The Fury consisted of three Jost features, of which this is t...
by Dan Warburton
Wed Jan 13, 2021 5:13 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1080

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https://www.indiewire.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/alexwheatle.jpg?w=640 Steve McQueen, Alex Wheatle , 2020 Chapter four of McQueen's Small Axe tells the story of Alex Wheatle https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alex_Wheatle, and I'm assuming the details are exact as Wheatle himself is credited as cons...
by Dan Warburton
Wed Jan 13, 2021 5:12 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1080

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https://www.vprogids.nl/.imaging/stk/gids/opengraph/dam/cinema/12/63/99/image_12639980.jpeg/jcr:content/image_12639980.jpeg Alex von Warmerdam, Ober ("Waiter") , 2006 The king of comedy - dark Dutch style - does it again. Wiki: "Waiter tells the story of Edgar (Alex van Warmerdam), a waiter with a ...
by Dan Warburton
Wed Jan 13, 2021 5:11 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1080

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https://festivalmusica.fr/storage/thumbnails/data/Show/1444/1128-451_285425d8f8b03e4610c5b6bcae8820df/superpositionKazuoFukunaga-CourtesyOfKyotoExperiment-4.jpg?1594658067 Ryoji Ikeda, Superposition , 2013 https://www.ryojiikeda.com/project/superposition/ There's no substitute for seeing Ikeda's mo...
by Dan Warburton
Wed Jan 13, 2021 5:10 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1080

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Meanwhile, I've been OD'ing on films since the New Year (what else is there to do? anyone want to take part in a Zoom IHF Film Trivia Quiz?), as I was thoroughly pissed off when I realised I only saw 599 films (shorts count as one, but so do entire series) last year - DAMN, I'm determined to break t...
by Dan Warburton
Wed Jan 13, 2021 5:06 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1080

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Alain Corneau, France société anonyme , 1974 Practice yr French: https://cinedweller.com/movie/france-societe-anonyme-la-critique-du-film/ A few choice extracts DeepL-translated to give you a taste, in the meantime: "A former drug trafficker kept in a state of hibernation is resuscitated in the yea...
by Dan Warburton
Mon Jan 11, 2021 12:08 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1080

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https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/proxy/gvRo-eErwA5WwLMVqZLpqimAqw2nx5JOEbW1lX0J9YTqmqeG_rM9SN4PkwR_EVuYGBjAugud7GJdPrLoZwcSca8a_wkQXVK57n2Px-TTyGjFFy1xsM0ayg6GW1PjFlFEj3BUCA Robert Frank, Pull My Daisy , 1959 "Based on an incident in the life of Beat icon Neal Cassady and his wife, the painter Car...
by Dan Warburton
Mon Jan 11, 2021 12:03 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1080

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https://media.vanityfair.com/photos/5fca63e7e9fd520968482457/16:9/w_1280,c_limit/red%2520white%2520and%2520blue%2520small%2520axe.jpeg Steve McQueen, Red, White and Blue , 2020 Much to agree with in this review https://www.vanityfair.com/hollywood/2020/12/small-axe-red-white-blue-john-boyega-review...
by Dan Warburton
Sun Jan 10, 2021 1:39 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1080

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https://pbs.twimg.com/media/ByY_M5mCEAAOSF4.jpg Natalia Yu, I am Katya Golubeva , 2016 Fine hour-long documentary on the enigmatic and wondrously beautiful (well, that's just, my opinion, man) Ekaterina Golubeva. A timely reminder to rewatch all those Leos Carax films again, and not only the one sh...
by Dan Warburton
Fri Jan 08, 2021 1:17 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1080

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https://static01.nyt.com/images/2020/11/23/arts/23mcqueen-music1/merlin_180254781_25bfa010-9b52-4404-92ce-d0fdb8c0a504-superJumbo.jpg?quality=90&auto=webp Steve McQueen, Lovers Rock , 2020 Ah, much more like it - not a policeman or a barrister in sight, and just three or four white yobs hanging abo...
by Dan Warburton
Thu Jan 07, 2021 4:55 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1080

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https://www.filmscreteil.com/files/51/14384411429862.jpg Alain Corneau, France société anonyme , 1974 Practice yr French: https://cinedweller.com/movie/france-societe-anonyme-la-critique-du-film/ A few choice extracts DeepL-translated to give you a taste, in the meantime: "A former drug trafficker ...
by Dan Warburton
Tue Jan 05, 2021 1:01 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1080

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I think he deserves to be rolled up in a mattress and thrown in the harbour, like the guy here (oops, a spoiler haha). Meanwhile - https://deadline.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Screen-Shot-2020-09-24-at-6.02.37-PM-e1600995827304.png?w=681&h=383&crop=1 Steve McQueen, Mangrove , 2020 It seems Sir St...