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New York

Carnage (2011)

It’s 35 years since The Tenant, the conclusion of Polanski’s feted “apartment trilogy”: a masterpiece-standard trio of unsettling movies set largely in claustrophobic big-city apartments, centred around the inner turmoil of a tormented lead…

Shame (2011)

Brandon (Michael Fassbender) is a handsome thirty-something New Yorker hailing from Ireland. He owns a tidy single room apartment, paid for by his respectable corporate job. He has friends. A sociable lifestyle. His outward appearance would…

The Panic in Needle Park (1971)

There were certain circles who felt that films such as Trainspotting and Requiem for a Dream somehow glamorised heroin addiction in the minds of the youth. Despite the immense suffering and terrible consequences that befell the main…

New York, I Love You (2009)

Having rather enjoyed this film's predecessor: Paris, Je T'aime (2006) I was really looking forward to seeing New York, I Love You (2009). For those who don't know these films are parts 1 and 2 of a project from producer Emmanuel Benbihy…