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Thursday, 12 March 2015 16:54

Meet Chappie

The story of a robot with feelings used by the police seems to have been done to death. It’s also easy to predict – the creation of a super robot, the regular use of it and then a sudden change in the plot. However, it’s not that simple.

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Worked on with great vigour, the film "Maleficent," starring Angelina Jolie in the title role, was inspired by the well-known Disney film "Sleeping Beauty." Maleficent was once a beautiful and good girl. Her joyful youth was interrupted by a war, during which the heroine defended her homeland with devotion.

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Wednesday, 16 October 2013 18:21

Redford versus the elements

Would you dare to embark on a lonely cruise across the Indian Ocean, with a boat as your only companion? Many would consider this idea suicide, but not the hero of the film ‘All Is Lost’. However, will it pay off for him in the end?

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Wednesday, 11 September 2013 15:04

Prisoners 2013. Video

How far would you go to protect your family? Keller Dover (Hugh Jackman) is facing every parent's worst nightmare. His six-year-old daughter, Anna, is missing, together with her young friend, Joy, and as minutes turn to hours, panic sets in. The only lead is a dilapidated RV that had earlier been parked on their street. Heading the investigation, Detective Loki (Jake Gyllenhaal) arrests its driver, Alex Jones (Paul Dano), but a lack of evidence forces his release.

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Wednesday, 28 August 2013 13:54

Terrorism, but in the setting of a select cast.

Explosions, confusion, screams, and one big mystery.  Such are the images seen in the trailer of John Crowley’s new film “Closed Circuit”.  The creator of “Boy A” and “Is Anybody There” has decided this time to present us with a crime story, but with a touch of drama too.  Will he achieve success?

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This article lists 3 movies based on romance books that are great.I love movies. Sure, I love reading more, but sometimes movies provide a sense of relaxation different from a book. A movie is a fixed length, it uses a different part of my concentration- essentially a movie-watching experience is just extremely different from reading a book. This is one of the reasons why it is so difficult to please me when movies are based off of books I love.
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