[REVIEW] “Pride” (2014): Nothing but happiness!

[REVIEW] "Pride" (2014): Nothing but happiness! 1 image

To have again faith in human being, in his kindness and in his ability to change the world, it seems inconceivable but that is what Pride will do to you. Our review on this film directed by Matthew Warchus with Bill Nighy (Love Actually, Indian Palace) and Imelda Staunton (Vera Drake, Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix).

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“Guardians Of The Galaxy” (2014), the geek blockbuster film of the summer

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Before the release of the Chinese blockbuster, Young Detective Dee: Rise of the Sea Dragon by Tsui Hark, here’s one of the geek blockbusters of the summer: Guardians of the Galaxy by James Gunn. Originality of the plot: the usual Marvel supermen usually called to save the world, and most of the time the universe, are replaced by a bunch of off-the-law loosers. Want to go on board? Let’s go!     

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“The Double” (2013), the film which sees two of everything!

"The Double" (2013), the film which sees two of everything! 3 image

When the British and longhaired director Richard Ayoade, actor of the excellent English geek series The IT Crowd (2006-2013) meets American screenwriter Avi Korine, brother of Harmony Korine (Spring Breakers), and makes a science fiction film adapted from a short story by the Russian writer Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky with Jesse Einsenberg (The Social Network, Now You See Me) and Mia Wasikowska (Maps to the Stars) in the leading parts, of course we really want to see this The Double (2013).    

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Starred Up (2013), in the Name of the Son

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Prison movies have, over the years, become an proper genre, and is by essence the most difficult to be renewed. Due to its very restricted unit of time and space, it forces the directors and the scriptwriters to run the suggestion box at full speed, in order not to fall in certain agreements and common places, sometimes wanted by the spectator, eager for strong sensations. Our opinion on Starred Up by David MacKenzie.

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