Pandora’s Box/Die Buchse der Pandora (1928). Film review of the silent drama about the downfall of a sexual innocent.

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Film review, by Jason Day, of the infamous silent movie about a sexual innocent who destroys everyone who adores her in the pursuit of pleasure. Starring Louise Brooks and directed by G.W. Pabst.

Silent

Image of 5 stars for an excellent film genius a classic movie

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Death on the Nile (1978). Film review of the classic Agatha Christie whodunnit in Egypt.

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Film review, by Jason Day, of Death on the Nile, the all-star adaptation of Agatha Christie’s classic whodunnit about the murder of a socialise on board a Nile steam cruiser in the 1930’s. Starring Peter Ustinov and David Niven.

Crime

star rating 3 out of 5 worth watching

 

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Anna Karenina (1935). Film review of the adaptation of Tolstoy’s tragic-romance starring Greta Garbo.

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Film review, by Jason Day, of the 1935 version of Leo Tolstoy’s classic, Russian tragic romance starring Greta Garbo as his adulteress heroine Anna Karenina. Co-starring Fredric March and Basil Rathbone.

Romance

star rating 3 out of 5 worth watching

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Love, Simon (2018). Film review of this ‘Snapchat angst’ drama about an outed gay teen.

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Film review by Jason Day of Love, Simon about a gay teenage boy who is outed and must face the High School hallway of shame. Starring Nick Robinson and Jennifer Garner.

Drama

star rating 3 out of 5 worth watching

 

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Beast (2017). Film review of the adult fairytale twist on Beauty and the Beast.

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Film review by Jason Day of Beast, the modern fairytale about a young woman who is torn between her controlling family and a stranger suspected of brutal murders.

Action/adventure/fantasy

2 stars film review fair passes the time

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A Quiet Place (2018). Cracking, silent horror about a family hiding from man-eating creatures.

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Film review, by Jason Day, of A Quiet Place starring Emily Blunt and John Krasinski about a family who have to live in silence as they hide from creatures that hunt by sound. 

Horror

image four star rating very good lots to enjoy

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Unsane (2018). Film review of the thriller about a sectioned woman whose stalker follow her to a mental institution.

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Film review by Jason Day of the thriller starring Claire Foy about a woman who reports a stalker and whose behaviour leads to her being sectioned. 

Thriller/Suspense/Film Noir

star rating 3 out of 5 worth watching

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