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Julie Christie

Darling (1965)

Fifty years on, Darling is a very different film to the modish, fashion conscious drama that so nakedly tried to seize the zeitgeist of the swinging 60s on first release. The height of style then, epitomised in Julie Christie’s restlessly…

Hamlet (1996)

If you want an informed and wiser look at this adaptation of the classic Shakespeare work then please read the review by Tue here. If you want to delve even deeper into the material and the interpretation of it throughout the years then I'm…

Red Riding Hood (2011)

Catherine Hardwicke returns with yet another film aimed at the female teen market. It’s a little bit better than Twilight but that’s like saying having your legs broken is a little bit better than being kneecapped. Okay, okay, maybe I am…

Hamlet (1996)

Shockingly, it took more than a decade for Kenneth Branagh’s impressive and pompous Hamlet film adaptation from 1996 to come out on DVD. That happened in 2007, and in 2010 it also arrived on Blu-ray. This is cause for celebration, as this…

Heaven Can Wait (1978)

We don't hear a lot about Warren Beatty these days. He's been away from from Hollywood for a decade now. But once upon a time he made and starred in amazing movies - Reds, Bulworth, The Parallax View, Dick Tracy. Heaven Can Wait is a…