Category: film reviews

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Aligarh (Indian Film)

Hansal Mehta’s latest follows the life of real life Marathi professor Shrinivas Ramchandra Siras, who was fired from his position at Aligarh Muslim University due to his sexual orientation.

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All About Lily Chou-Chou

Shunji Iwai’s ode to disengaged youths that searched for meaningful connection in online forums, as we follow the unraveling of a bunch of teens who grow isolated from each other and find solace in the mysterious and enigmatic Lily.

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All About Love

All About Love marks, I believe, Hong Kong’s first mainstream film dealing with a relationship between two women. It stars VERY funny lady Sandra Ng and singer/actress Vivian Chow — back from her retirement from the Chinese entertainment industry.

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All Dogs Go to Heaven

All Dogs Go to Heaven tells the story of a crooked but friendly mixed-race dog Charlie who gets involved in devious gambling businesses against his backstabbing business partner Carface. After a fail murder, Charlie fins a little orphan girl who can speak to animals.

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Altiplano

Altiplano shows us the interconnected stories between a war photographer who had the bad experience of witnessing the execution of her Iran guide, and an Andean village who are uprising against a contaminating mine that have cost some of their loved ones’ lives.

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Amazing Spider-Man 2, The

What makes Marc Webb’s take on Spider-Man still enjoyable to watch is mostly due to its cast and the relationship between Gwen Stacy and Peter Parker.

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Amazing Spider-Man, The (2012)

Marc Webb’s The Amazing Spider-Man comes across as a visually darker film driven by human emotions and scientific touches thanks to the direction and the screenwriting team.

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América, Uma História Bem Portuguesa

This is a comedy… of sorts, about a Russian immigrant in Portugal who’s married to a small-time crook who starts to make a living out of selling fake passports to illegal immigrants. Ah, the Land of the Free.

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American Reunion

American Reunion revists the characters from the franchise in their early 30s as they meet up once again for their upcoming high school reunion.

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American Sniper

American Sniper follows the life of rodeo cowboy-turned-U.S. Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle, who is highly regarded in his country as the most lethal sniper ever with at least 160 confirmed kills.