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by Dan Warburton
Tue Oct 26, 2021 5:58 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 103569

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https://www.panorama-cinema.com/V2/images/critique/critique1455/entete.png Jean-Gabriel Albicocco, La fille au yeux d'or , 1961 This must be the only time that Jonas Mekas ever agreed with Bosley Crowther https://www.nytimes.com/1962/08/21/archives/screen-obscurantismfrances-girl-with-the-golden-ey...
by Dan Warburton
Tue Oct 26, 2021 5:57 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 103569

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https://www.ecranlarge.com/media/cache/637x637/uploads/image/001/155/hot-fuzz-photo-simon-pegg-nick-frost-le-cygne-1155850.jpg Edgar Wright, Hot Fuzz , 2007 " Lethal Weapon in Somerset", indeed. Thanks as ever to my pal Henrik for pointing me in the direction of this one. Great fun, with a stellar ...
by Dan Warburton
Tue Oct 26, 2021 5:56 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 103569

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https://www.cinematheque.fr/cache/media/01-films/77379-1/s,725-67059d.jpg Jean-Luc Godard, De l'origine du XXIe siècle , 2000 Instead of me rapping on, cut & paste this http://jeanregardedesfilms.blogspot.com/2018/11/de-lorigine-du-xxie-siecle-jean-luc.html into DeepL and read it. Better still, wat...
by Dan Warburton
Sun Oct 10, 2021 1:37 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 103569

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https://c8.alamy.com/zoomsfr/9/b529da6563d14255bd105955486cd86b/2bhyg8r.jpg Federico Fellini, Lo sciecco bianco ("The White Sheik") , 1952 Intrigued to read that the first screenplay was written by Michelangelo Antonioni - one wonders how it might have turned out had he directed it - as it is unmis...
by Dan Warburton
Sun Oct 10, 2021 1:35 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 103569

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https://www.cinematheque.qc.ca/workspace/uploads/modules/sweet-sweetback-5-fr-1620763573.jpg Melvin Van Peebles, Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song , 1971 You can't but admire its crazy jumpcuts, wild editing (both of image and music, played by a then-unknown Earth Wind and Fire) and, shall we say, ...
by Dan Warburton
Wed Oct 06, 2021 10:46 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 103569

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https://coldfeet-space.nyc3.digitaloceanspaces.com/wsb/2018/03/Burbs-4.jpg Joe Dante, The 'Burbs , 1989 " Ozzie and Harriet meet Charles Manson" was how scriptwriter Dana Olsen described it, and the oddball mix of comedy and horror, the normal and the supernatural, obviously appealed to director Jo...
by Dan Warburton
Wed Oct 06, 2021 12:02 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 103569

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Sorry not to have been more active in the thread (huh, who noticed?) lately - we've been distracted by.. The Sopranos . :D But, yeah, RIP Belmondo - funny how he was so popular in Germany.. I said somewhere else I thought he'd have made a good Bond - though the Brits would never have accepted that. ...
by Dan Warburton
Mon Sep 13, 2021 7:52 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 103569

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https://www.straub-huillet.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Cezanne_2.jpg Danièle Huillet & Jean-Marie Straub, Cézanne - Dialogue avec Joachim Gasquet , 1989 Fine article by Dominique Païni here (hope link still works) https://www.sensesofcinema.com/2006/cinema-and-the-pictorial/straub_holderlin_ceza...
by Dan Warburton
Mon Sep 13, 2021 7:51 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 103569

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https://films.oeil-ecran.com/files/2018/10/napoleon-guitry-large1.jpg Sacha Guitry, Napoléon , 1955 Abel Gance's five-and-a-half hour 1927 epic only got as far as 1796, but Guitry managed to cram the whole Bonaparte life into just over three hours, in an often hilarious high-speed roman-photo narra...
by Dan Warburton
Mon Sep 13, 2021 7:51 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 103569

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https://p7.storage.canalblog.com/78/79/110219/75495493.jpg Paddy Considine, Tyrannosaur , 2011 "Joseph, a man plagued by violence and a rage that is driving him to self-destruction, earns a chance of redemption that appears in the form of Hannah, a Christian charity shop worker." Shot in Leeds (whe...
by Dan Warburton
Mon Sep 13, 2021 7:50 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 103569

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https://3.bp.blogspot.com/-JjDVla7A95Q/WufBj5YZV9I/AAAAAAAACpA/Xnazxyf2_loE3JKytyH-U-zQBT8PudSNgCKgBGAs/s1600/goldeki-kiz-hd-izle.jpg Andrea Molaioli, La ragazza del lago , 2007 Not to be confused with La ragazza nella nebbia (Donato Carrisi, 2017), in which Toni Servillo also plays an inspector in...
by Dan Warburton
Mon Sep 13, 2021 7:49 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 103569

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https://www.afcinema.com/IMG/jpg/1/b/d/prayer_1_0.jpg Jean-Stéphane Sauvaire, A Prayer Before Dawn , 2017 Joe Cole delivers an outstanding performance as Billy Moore, a heroin addict thrown into jail in Thailand for drugs and eventually transferred to a British prison and ultimately released after ...
by Dan Warburton
Mon Sep 13, 2021 7:49 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 103569

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https://www.galeries.be/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Screen-Shot-2020-02-29-at-12.27.35-AM.png Kantemir Balagov, Dylda "Beanpole" , 2019 From https://www.thewrap.com/beanpole-film-review-dark-russian-drama-delves-into-postwar-purgatory/ : "An immaculately color-coded, visually resplendent serving of ...
by Dan Warburton
Mon Sep 13, 2021 7:47 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 103569

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henriq wrote:
Fri Sep 10, 2021 7:33 pm
Gregory Peck is as awful as ever. Stay away.
I will. Shame our man Walto doesn't post here anymore to rush to his defence :D
by Dan Warburton
Mon Sep 13, 2021 5:36 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 103569

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Monsieur reminded me that I've had this ready for some time... https://m.media-amazon.com/images/M/MV5BYTBhMTFkMWUtMzFiNy00ZWIwLWI1YmMtMjY4MzMwZmJlNjNjXkEyXkFqcGdeQXVyMjUyNDk2ODc@._V1_.jpg Douglas Cheek - C.H.U.D. (1984) An excellent entry in the exploitation canon, a quite pleasant surprise. Put i...
by Dan Warburton
Fri Sep 03, 2021 11:54 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 103569

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https://film-grab.com/wp-content/uploads/photo-gallery/The_Man_Who_Killed_Don_Quixote_003.jpg?bwg=1569598078 Terry Gilliam, The Man Who Killed Don Quixote , 2018 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Man_Who_Killed_Don_Quixote Well, was it worth spending nearly three decades (and goodness knows how muc...
by Dan Warburton
Fri Sep 03, 2021 11:52 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 103569

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https://www.arte.tv/sites/olivierpere/files/vittima-designata01.jpg Maurizio Lucidi, La vittima designata , 1971 If somebody told you they were going to remake Strangers On A Train you'd probably either laugh or try to have them arrested - but basically that's what Maurizio Lucidi and his fellow sc...
by Dan Warburton
Fri Sep 03, 2021 11:51 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 103569

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https://i.guim.co.uk/img/media/07b0f9a7bd9e76b7c52c5aad7fa4cf7c877aadf6/238_0_1455_1080/master/1455.jpg?width=700&quality=85&auto=format&fit=max&s=d679b23bfd0674acbf99234b00cd62b4 Abel Ferrara, The Driller Killer , 1979 I can't decide what's worse here: Ferrara's acting or his painting (though I su...
by Dan Warburton
Fri Sep 03, 2021 11:49 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 103569

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https://vice-images.vice.com/images/content-images-crops/2015/10/26/larry-fessenden-is-the-greatest-horror-film-director-youve-never-heard-of-body-image-1445885696-size_1000.jpg?output-quality=75 Larry Fessenden, Wendigo , 2001 This one pushes some classic American horror buttons - the isolated hou...
by Dan Warburton
Fri Aug 27, 2021 12:25 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 103569

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https://lovingmoviesfr.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Morse06.jpg Tomas Alfredson, Let The Right One In , 2008 This is a smart and engrossing take on the bullied-schoolboy-gets-revenge trope crossed with vampire movie, quite simply because Oskar, the boy in question falls for the girl (well, she sa...