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Never Let Me Go (2010)

Mark Romanek’s screen version of Kazuo Ishiguro’s novel set in an alternative fifties Britain could have misfired on so many fronts. The casting of Mulligan, Knightly and Garfield could have come off as pretty public school kids attempting…

The Social Network (2010)

The irony of the creation of Facebook, the social network that brings people together, is that it destroyed a great friendship. At least that’s the way David Fincher and Aaron Sorkin tell the story of Mark Zuckerberg and Eduardo Saverin,…

The Social Network (2010)

Algorithms and power The Social Network, David Fincher's brilliant and timely new movie based on Ben Mezrich's book The Accidental Billionaires, begins with a huge irony: The young founder of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, isn't social.…

Never Let Me Go (2010)

The London Film Festival opened with Never Let Me Go – Adapted into a film from Japanese-British born, Kazuo Ishiguro, the film is a remarkable display of British talent. The story is told through the narration of Kathy H (Carey…

The Social Network (2010)

David Fincher’s The Social Network is an exquisite film, a terrifically engaging and articulate recount of the legal and personal woes that tormented the early days of the internet phenomenon known as Facebook. Penned by acclaimed scribe…

The Social Network (2010)

The Social Network has been compared to Rashomon (1950), The Godfather (1972), and Orson Welles' 1941 masterpiece, Citizen Kane. These are worthy comparisons as director David Fincher spins a tale of success, failure, genius, friendship,…