Sunset Boulevard (1950). After 25 years, I finally review the film that changed my life

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Film review by Jason Day of Sunset Boulevard, the classic Hollywood film noir about a failed screenwriter and his tangled relationship with a reclusive former star of silent movies. Starring William Holden and Gloria Swanson. Directed by Billy Wilder.

5 stars excellent genius a classic

 


Thriller/suspense/film noir

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Trumbo (2015) and the conclusion of the London Film Festival 2015

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Our reviewer in…Maysa Moncao has been at the London Film Festival this week and reports back on the highlights of the event. Her review of the Hollywood/McCarthy witchhunts drama Trumbo starring Bryan Cranston and Helen Mirren is underneath.

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Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation (2015)

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Our reviewer in…Maysa Moncao reflects on Mission Impossible. Tom Cruise refused to get the help of a stunt double for this scene. What does it tell about Hollywood?

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I confess: I have prejudices against blockblusters.

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The Artist (2011). Read this review to find out how a silent film made in the modern day is a movie classic.

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Film review by Jason Day of the modern day silent movie about a silent film idol whose career is destroyed by sound cinema.

Silent

 

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