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Day: 3 December 2010

Film Review: ‘Monsters’

★★★★☆ Shot on location in New Mexico and featuring a cast of relatively unknown actors, British director Gareth Edwards has made a low-budget (reportedly as little as £500,000), mini-masterpiece in Monsters (2010), a mesh of industry-standard […]

Film Review: ‘Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale’

★★★★☆ There is a menacing feel to Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010) right from the off, and we’re quickly made aware that this is no venture into traditional ‘schmaltz’. The film opens on a mining […]