CineVue

Film reviews and more

Month: April 2011

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DVD Review: ‘Caged’

★★☆☆☆ From the disturbing nuances of Michael Haneke’s Time of the Wolf (2003), through the convulsive violence of Gaspar Noé and Bruno Dumont to the hypnotic lunacy of Vincent Gallo succumbing to an unexplained bloodlust in Clair Denis’ Trouble Every Day […]

4 minute read
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Film Review: ‘Source Code’

★★★★☆ Having knocked the sci-fi world for six with his critically-lauded debut, Moon, back in 2009, anticipation and speculation has continued to build around whether or not Duncan Jones is merely a one-trick pony or this generation’s Ridley Scott. With […]

4 minute read
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Film Review: ‘Oranges and Sunshine’

★★★★☆ ‘Understated’ is a word that is rarely applied to mainstream entertainment today. With the rapid advancement in technology that enables 3D graphics and surround-sound not just into people’s cinemas but their living rooms, it’s a refreshing experience to sit […]

3 minute read
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Film Review: ‘Blooded’

★★☆☆☆ On his knees, a gun to his head and wearing nought but his underwear, the UK’s leading pro-fox hunting figurehead stares into the camera of his captors and refuses to submit that his life-long passion is actually nothing more […]