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by Dan Warburton
Fri Nov 26, 2021 10:31 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 320
Views: 118099

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https://s3.amazonaws.com/static.rogerebert.com/uploads/review/primary_image/reviews/zeros-and-ones-movie-review-2021/zeros-and-ones-movie-review-2021.jpeg Abel Ferrara, Zeros and Ones , 2021 Looks like the title could be reference to the punter ratings out of ten over at IMDb - whoa, 3.4! Looks lik...
by Dan Warburton
Fri Nov 26, 2021 10:29 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 320
Views: 118099

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https://spoutnik.info/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/level-five-1-720x485.jpg Chris Marker, Level Five , 1996 How ashamed I am to admit I've only just discovered this, a quarter of a century after it came out. Quelle honte. I daren't say any more, so I'll let this chap do it for me (as I agree with wha...
by Dan Warburton
Fri Nov 26, 2021 10:28 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 320
Views: 118099

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https://aws.vdkimg.com/film/9/3/1/7/9317_backdrop_scale_1280xauto.jpg Alain Corneau, Le cousin , 1997 I can't understand why this isn't better known, and can only assume it's because people see Alain Chabat and Patrick Timsit heading the cast and think it's some gawky comedy. It's not. It's a top-n...
by Dan Warburton
Fri Nov 26, 2021 10:27 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 320
Views: 118099

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https://i.pinimg.com/736x/bd/bc/42/bdbc426415a7eebafc576df27f5720c3--moscow-russia.jpg Aleksandr Sokurov, Moscow Elegy , 1987 Indeed it's not, but I have to admit watching a Tarkovsky film brings me more (happiness, though I'm not sure that's the right word) than watching yet another documentary ab...
by Dan Warburton
Fri Nov 26, 2021 10:26 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 320
Views: 118099

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https://media.senscritique.com/media/000020195705/1200/Blues_Harp.jpg Takeshi Miike, Blues Harp , 1998 Project Mocky (see above) might be nearing completion, but Project Miike still has some way to go. Thoroughly enjoyed this one, which, despite its wonderfully kinetic title sequence, is one of the...
by Dan Warburton
Fri Nov 26, 2021 10:26 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 320
Views: 118099

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http://img.over-blog-kiwi.com/0/99/46/17/20190713/ob_7d0b65_gr-pot-bouille-07.jpg Julien Duvivier, Pot-Bouille , 1957 In Emile Zola's Rougon-Macquart cycle of novels, this is the one that comes just before the better known Au bonheur des dames , so you should probably watch this 1957 adaptation of ...
by Dan Warburton
Thu Nov 25, 2021 1:04 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 320
Views: 118099

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https://a.ltrbxd.com/resized/sm/upload/0m/p5/k4/dn/the-rose-1200-1200-675-675-crop-000000.jpg?k=9f25747ae4 Mark Rydell - The Rose (1979) [..]Excess is the name of the game[..] No buildup necessary, but slap bang in the middle of the mess that is Bette Midler’s rock star on the wane. I would say tha...
by Dan Warburton
Wed Nov 24, 2021 9:52 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 320
Views: 118099

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Ben, I'm fully aware that Alzheimers is approaching at warp speed :) which is why I make a note of what I've seen (from time to time I have to check the first few minutes of a film marked "seen", being quite unable to recall anything from the title alone!) - so, yup, I'm pretty sure I haven't seen C...
by Dan Warburton
Wed Nov 24, 2021 3:47 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 320
Views: 118099

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F.W. Murnau, Faust - A German Folktale , 1926 There seem to be as many variants of this film as there are of COVID-19, but the one I've just seen is the 147-minute Eureka Murnau Stiftung BluRay, lovingly restored by the good folks in Bologna from what appears to be the only surviving German print f...
by Dan Warburton
Tue Nov 23, 2021 1:01 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 320
Views: 118099

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https://img.20mn.fr/rMDMdNkzQJeFy3hEjv2yMyk/830x532_garance-marillier-titane-julia-ducournau.jpg Julia Ducournau, Titane , 2021 So here it is, the Palme d'Or 2021, chosen by a jury at Cannes presided over this year by Spike Lee in his Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat. I haven't seen Ms Ducournau's ca...
by Dan Warburton
Mon Nov 22, 2021 10:27 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 320
Views: 118099

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https://64.media.tumblr.com/4dfd191b0468a369d5f039d622b727a0/tumblr_o50c81ed221r5fazco3_640.jpg Daniel Duval, La dérobade , 1979 Sylvette Henry got her nickname Miou-Miou from her then boyfriend Coluche back in their Café de la Gare days, and has been nominated for a Best Actress César ten times, w...
by Dan Warburton
Mon Nov 22, 2021 10:26 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 320
Views: 118099

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https://reelfilm.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/illsleepwhenimdead.jpg Mike Hodges, I'll Sleep When I'm Dead , 2004 I haven't seen Croupier (Henrik, tell me if I've missed anything), but I reckon it must be pretty tough being Mike Hodges. Get Carter is one hell of a hard act to follow. He tries her...
by Dan Warburton
Mon Nov 22, 2021 10:24 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 320
Views: 118099

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https://static.mediapart.fr/etmagine/default/files/2021/03/26/les-yeux-de-satan.jpg?width=1200&height=675&width_format=pixel&height_format=pixel Sidney Lumet, Child's Play , 1972 IMDb: "At an exclusive boys' school, a new gym teacher is drawn into a feud between two older instructors, and he discov...
by Dan Warburton
Mon Nov 22, 2021 10:23 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 320
Views: 118099

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https://p3.storage.canalblog.com/31/37/110219/32962556.jpg Woody Allen, Alice , 1990 I'll admit I was rather dreading this, having read it was a "loose" remake of Fellini's Giulietta degli spiriti , a hard act to follow, and not exactly a happy film. So I was expecting Woody in Serious Mode (not de...
by Dan Warburton
Wed Nov 17, 2021 12:51 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 320
Views: 118099

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https://aws.vdkimg.com/film/4/2/0/4/4204_backdrop_scale_1280xauto.jpg Peter Greenaway, 8½ Women , 1998 Wiki: "After the death of his wife Amelia, wealthy businessman Philip Emmenthal (John Standing) and his son St rey (Matthew Delamere) open their own private harem in their family residence in Gene...
by Dan Warburton
Mon Nov 15, 2021 2:09 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 320
Views: 118099

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http://img.over-blog-kiwi.com/0/56/91/87/20151017/ob_46ef9e_montage.jpg Julien Duvivier, Un carnet de bal , 1937 From https://www.criterion.com/current/posts/3779-eclipse-series-44-julien-duvivier-in-the-thirties : "Mixing comedy and drama, whimsy and realism, Un carnet de bal , inspired by Jean Gi...
by Dan Warburton
Mon Nov 15, 2021 2:08 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 320
Views: 118099

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https://images.cinefil.com/movies/229727_843x403.webp Philippe Garrel, Le coeur fantôme , 1996 Story (guess): "Philippe is a middle-aged painter, he lives with Annie : they have two kids. Just after they split up, Philippe meets Justine. He starts thinking about love, the relationship between forme...
by Dan Warburton
Mon Nov 15, 2021 2:08 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 320
Views: 118099

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https://i0.wp.com/www.tiempodecine.co/web/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/elmetodo7.jpg?resize=750%2C375&ssl=1 Marcelo Piñeyro, El método , 2005 Wiki: "The story tells of seven people that have been selected among several applicants for one final round to determine who will get an enviable, executive po...
by Dan Warburton
Mon Nov 15, 2021 2:07 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 320
Views: 118099

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https://www.cinematheque.fr/cache/media/programmation/films/adieu-bonaparte-youssef-chahine/s,725-39ff1b.jpg Youssef Chahine, Adieu Bonaparte , 1985 Patrice Chéreau's slightly dotty Bonaparte is definitely the best thing about this (Michel Piccoli's reading of Caffarelli, though no doubt quite accu...
by Dan Warburton
Mon Nov 15, 2021 2:06 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 320
Views: 118099

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https://images.static-bluray.com/reviews/11292_1.jpg Robert Aldrich, World for Ransom , 1954 Saw this a few weeks ago and realised I'd forgotten to write it up. Not only that, I'd completely forgotten what the film was about (shows what a great impression it made, huh?) so had to look at this inste...