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    Don't know that one Barry. I'll check it out.

    Of the movies in my collection, I'm struggling to think of a better one than 'Nobody's Fool' with Paul Newman. It's remarkable, if understated. Lovely stuff!

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    I just saw Suburbicon last night at a Cineworld Unlimited screening. Will be well worth a look in the cinema, on streaming or disc (if you're a collector like me). The 50s American vibe reminded me of Pleasantville (the fantasy where Tobey MacGuire disappears into a fantasy 1950s soap opera through an old TV), and its plot is very like Fargo - which is no surprise when you consider the Coen Brothers shelved this script in the 80s (?) and then wrote Fargo instead. Quirky, a little twisted and interesting. A good thriller.

    Lots of comment in reviews about the awkward inclusion of the neighbouring black family being harassed by white supremacists - and it kind of feels like it doesn't belong in the movie. That said, these are the only beacons of humanity in a pretty grim set-up, where almost none of the white characters really attracts any sympathy.

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    As the night draws near and it gets colder, it's time to light the wood burner, draw the curtains, pour a nice warming cup of Assam and watch a movie.... Today's selection is:



    Looks like a bit of a chiller...

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    AMERICAN GUERILLA IN THE PHILIPPINES. 1950. Tyrone Power

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    outlander epp 8
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    Raffles



    my Apple tv content
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    Billy Budd - 1962

    Wow what an amazing film. I have never seen this before, well acted, beautifully done.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dalek Supreme D L View Post
    Billy Budd - 1962

    Wow what an amazing film. I have never seen this before, well acted, beautifully done.
    good film that. not been on for years
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dalek Supreme D L View Post
    Billy Budd - 1962

    Wow what an amazing film. I have never seen this before, well acted, beautifully done.
    good film that. not been on for years
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    3 days of the Condor 1975 stars Robert Redford, Faye Dunaway, Cliff Robertson, and Max von Sydow. Directed by one of the greats; Sydney Pollack

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