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1. I, Daniel Blake (2016)  28 November 2016
3 out of 4 people found the following review useful:
In hindsight a little "preachy" but nevertheless packs an amazing emotional punch with minimal material.
2. Steve Jobs (2015)  3 April 2016
A sad use of cinematic talent
3. Macbeth (2015)  2 November 2015
4 out of 9 people found the following review useful:
A cinematic triumph
4. Every Man for Himself (1980)  12 October 2012
6 out of 8 people found the following review useful:
One of my favourite Godard movies
5. Sinister (2012/I)  8 October 2012
3 out of 7 people found the following review useful:
above-average horror film
6. Oh, Woe Is Me (1993)  8 October 2012
7 out of 7 people found the following review useful:
A difficult masterpiece but undoubtedly worth the effort
7. What Is This Film Called Love? (2012)  11 July 2012
4 out of 5 people found the following review useful:
Flamboyanytly and enjoyably chaotic, if ultimately (and perhaps intentionally) slightly pointless
8. Une Femme Mariée (1964)  13 May 2012
2 out of 2 people found the following review useful:
A fragmented, defining image
9. My Reincarnation (2011)  10 April 2012
5 out of 7 people found the following review useful:
Belief and scepticism combine productively
10. Macabre (2009/II)  10 April 2012
6 out of 7 people found the following review useful:
Pink blobs are people, red buckets are blood, and whirring things are chainsaws
11. Haunters (2010)  10 April 2012
6 out of 9 people found the following review useful:
Not your usual super-hero film
12. Below Zero (2011)  10 April 2012
12 out of 23 people found the following review useful:
Creatively, intelligently different
13. Game of Werewolves (2011)  10 April 2012
17 out of 27 people found the following review useful:
Seriously funny, seriously scary
14. The Unliving (2010)  10 April 2012
1 out of 1 people found the following review useful:
A new twist on living dead
15. Godard's Passion (1982)  10 April 2012
5 out of 9 people found the following review useful:
One of Godard's finer masterpieces
16. Shall We Dance (1937)  19 December 2011
3 out of 3 people found the following review useful:
An important landmark in the Fred & Ginger story
17. Melancholia (2011)  19 October 2011
10 out of 24 people found the following review useful:
Perhaps one of the year's most important movies
18. Film socialisme (2010)  3 August 2011
8 out of 11 people found the following review useful:
A treat for fans of Godard
19. Elite Squad: The Enemy Within (2010)  2 August 2011
4 out of 5 people found the following review useful:
Cuts sweetly to the bone
20. The Turin Horse (2011)  22 July 2011
62 out of 79 people found the following review useful:
Heavy going perhaps, but a masterpiece
21. The Tree of Life (2011)  22 July 2011
2 out of 7 people found the following review useful:
A magnificent spectacle if perhaps not a magnificent accomplishment
22. Chloe (2009)  26 September 2010
1 out of 5 people found the following review useful:
Layered interiorisation, the structure of fantasy, and a valuable commentary on the process of love and relationships
23. The Secret in Their Eyes (2009)  28 June 2010
4 out of 5 people found the following review useful:
A long time in the unravelling
24. Pelican Blood (2010)  28 June 2010
14 out of 21 people found the following review useful:
Teenflick formula does difficult subject - rather well
25. Winter's Bone (2010)  28 June 2010
4 out of 14 people found the following review useful:
Tasty all the way down in Missouri and chilled to the bone
26. The Edge of Dreaming (2009)  28 June 2010
5 out of 5 people found the following review useful:
Surprising solid
27. My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done (2009)  27 June 2010
41 out of 58 people found the following review useful:
Nice digestible chunks of Lynch & Herzog served up in classic style
28. Third Star (2010)  27 June 2010
52 out of 61 people found the following review useful:
A bit more than a day at the seaside
29. Savage Messiah (1972)  27 June 2010
9 out of 9 people found the following review useful:
This is the sort of revolutionary creativity that the UK film Council should perhaps be funding
30. Postales (2010)  26 June 2010
1 out of 3 people found the following review useful:
Some nice ideas, but I have to admit it didn't rock my boat
31. Paris/Sexy (2010)  26 June 2010
3 out of 4 people found the following review useful:
A powerful punch of a film from Scotland
32. Crimefighters (2010)  26 June 2010
2 out of 8 people found the following review useful:
Great looks, just polish up the patter
33. If I Want to Whistle, I Whistle (2010)  25 June 2010
40 out of 47 people found the following review useful:
How do you react when someone whistles?
34. Mr. Nice (2010)  24 June 2010
35 out of 49 people found the following review useful:
To laugh. To cry. To care . . .
35. Two in the Wave (2010)  23 June 2010
14 out of 22 people found the following review useful:
Two of the Wave and one to wave goodbye
36. The Rebound (2009)  22 June 2010
2 out of 4 people found the following review useful:
Never mind the botox, this movie is wrinkle-free (well, more or less)
37. Grandmother (2009/I)  22 June 2010
15 out of 19 people found the following review useful:
powerful film-making
38. The Orgasm Diaries (2010)  22 June 2010
23 out of 31 people found the following review useful:
A nice and quite sexy young love - but is it strong enough for the screen?
39. And Everything Is Going Fine (2010)  19 June 2010
24 out of 25 people found the following review useful:
Soderbergh at his art-house best
40. Donkeys (2010)  18 June 2010
2 out of 10 people found the following review useful:
Hats off to Advance Party - new roads in creativity, even if not every attempt is an unqualified 'success.'
41. Chase the Slut (2010)  18 June 2010
0 out of 1 people found the following review useful:
Hugely enjoyable if not quite a cult classic
42. The Ghost Writer (2010)  1 May 2010
14 out of 23 people found the following review useful:
Old-fashioned noir, beautifully crafted for modern audiences
43. You Don't Know Jack (2010) (TV)  28 April 2010
75 out of 86 people found the following review useful:
Pacino's not dead yet - and this is a killer performance
44. Boogie Woogie (2009)  14 April 2010
12 out of 18 people found the following review useful:
Bright spots merging too quickly into grey
45. I Am Love (2009)  12 April 2010
77 out of 119 people found the following review useful:
New life to Italian cinema
46. The Rice People (1994)  4 April 2010
3 out of 4 people found the following review useful:
My kingdom for a handful of rice
47. One Evening After the War (1998)  29 March 2010
A love story on many levels - all quite traumatic
48. S21: The Khmer Rouge Death Machine (2003)  24 March 2010
6 out of 6 people found the following review useful:
lancing the boil
49. Nine (2009)  7 January 2010
2 out of 7 people found the following review useful:
Visually appealing, ultimately empty
50. The White Ribbon (2009)  14 December 2009
59 out of 90 people found the following review useful:
Haneke produces his most timeless classic

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