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The Appearing – horror movie review

The Appearing – more surprises, less horror (movie review)

October 7, 2014

Last updated on October 17th, 2018 at 06:35 pm Don’t know if this is only my view, but these days there are very few horror films that can actually scare you to death. In fact, horror films with not so convincing storylines make those very boring to watch. Nevertheless, films like “The Conjuring”, “Insidious: Chapter […]

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Transcendence – Releasing on April 17, 2014

December 30, 2013

Last updated on August 7th, 2018 at 10:22 am The meaning of “Transcendence” describes a state of excelling, surpassing or going beyond one’s usual limits. This is a sci-fi thriller directed by Oscar winning cinematographer-turned-director Wally Pfister. Interestingly, with Christopher Nolan and Emma Thomas as executive producers, who have delivered some of the finest movies […]

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The Conjuring (2013) – all in terror and horror

October 28, 2013

Last updated on August 7th, 2018 at 10:35 am Last night I was forced to watch the film “The Conjuring” by a friend who is very much interested in exploring the kind of horror elements used in the movie. Well for me, as a big time horror movie fan I was only expecting this one […]

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Diary of a Nymphomaniac (2008)

June 18, 2013

Last updated on April 2nd, 2018 at 09:52 pm Diary of a Nymphomaniac – I’m a promiscuous woman, yes, because I want to use sex as a means to find what everyone is looking for. Recognition, pleasure, self-esteem and, in short, love and affection. What’s pathological about that? If you want to give me a […]

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The Ghost Writer (2010) – a gripping political thriller

June 17, 2013

Last updated on June 15th, 2017 at 04:12 pm Roman Polanski’s The Ghost Writer is a one of the finest political thrillers that is set on the background of international politics and war crimes. The film is about a ghost writer who happens to write the biography of a famous public figure, one of former British […]

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Love Actually (2003) – love is all around

June 10, 2013

Last updated on April 2nd, 2018 at 09:49 pm   Screenplay writer Richard Curtis (“Four Weddings and a Funeral” and “Notting Hill”) for the first time directed his own screenplay with an ensemble star cast in LOVE ACTUALLY (2003). On the course of a particular eventful Christmas, or say the weeks before the celebration, the […]

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Rise of the Guardians (2012) – all to believe in

May 15, 2013

Last updated on April 2nd, 2018 at 09:25 pm This 2012-released 3D animated fantasy adventure flick “Rise of the Guardians” is an entertainer for kids with a message to believe in for all good things.   Based on the book series The Guardians of Childhood (by children’s book author William Joyce), this is truly an […]

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