The Miseducation of Cameron Post  (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Sep07

The Miseducation of Cameron Post (15) | Close-Up Film Review

Based on a young adult novel by Emily M. Danforth this story is set in Montana in the 1990s. Cameron of the title is a high school girl living with her Christian fundamentalist and evangelical aunt and uncle after her parents are killed.  

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Bad Samaritan  (12A) | Close-Up Film Review
Aug27

Bad Samaritan (12A) | Close-Up Film Review

Almost as puzzling as the title, is the question of why director Dean Devlin decided to cast a Scotsman and an Irishman in this very American piece of horror schlock.

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Sgt. Stubby (PG) | Close-Up Film Review
Aug12

Sgt. Stubby (PG) | Close-Up Film Review

War is not something we tend to discuss with very young children. The blood, fighting and killings are not a subject we want these young lives to be thinking about.

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The Negotiator (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Aug10

The Negotiator (15) | Close-Up Film Review

Jon Hamm stars here in his first big screen leading role since television’s “Mad Men” came to an end.

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The Man Who Killed Don Quixote (tbc) | Close-Up Film Review
Aug09

The Man Who Killed Don Quixote (tbc) | Close-Up Film Review

Perhaps one of the most infamously tortured films of recent times, the release of this sees director Terry Gilliam’s Orson Welles-type odyssey finally making it to the big screen after nearly 30 years.

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The Raft (tbc) | Close-Up Film Review
Aug09

The Raft (tbc) | Close-Up Film Review

It was 1973, the Vietnam War was raging, and he wanted to know: why do we fight?

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