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  • The Godfather
  • Under the Skin
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • Alien

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  • Sliding Doors

    ★★

  • The Descent

    ★★★★

  • What She Said: The Art of Pauline Kael

    ★★★

  • Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers

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  • The Raid

    The Raid

    ★★★★½

    Inventive, original and a breath of fresh air in the action genre. Has the best fight scenes in any action film of its kind, and it's thrilling and heart-pumping.

    The cinematography is outstanding (I particularly like the scene when the camera 'jumps' down the hole and there's a little stagger). It also clearly shows every punch, kick and throat-cut with perfectly-timed movements and framing. The director allows the action to breathe beautifully and this is something that is missing from…

  • Burning

    Burning

    ★★★★½

    This was really good, reminded me a lot of Vertigo. Beautifully shot.