Brad’s Status  (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Jan08

Brad’s Status  (15) | Close-Up Film Review

Ben Stiller is still best known as a comedy actor from films such as the “Zoolander” and “Little Fockers” series and going back to “There’s Something About Mary”.  But with this and the recent “Meyerowitz Stories” he now seems to asking us to take him more seriously as an actor. 

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Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland Live at the Royal Albert Hall
Nov29

Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland Live at the Royal Albert Hall

Experience Tim Burton’s Academy Award-winning 2010 fantasy film Alice in Wonderland on the big screen in the glorious surroundings of the Royal Albert Hall, with Danny Elfman’s magical score being performed simultaneously by a live orchestra and choir.

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Far From The Madding Crowd (12A) | Close-Up FIlm Review
May01

Far From The Madding Crowd (12A) | Close-Up FIlm Review

Dir. Thomas Vinterberg, UK/US, 2015, 119 mins Cast:  Carey Mulligan, Matthias Schoenaerts, Michael Sheen, Tom Sturridge, When Thomas Hardy’s novel “Far From the Madding Crowd” was published in 1874, his central character, Bathsheba Everdene, must have been a startlingly unusual heroine.  Far from being a simpering beauty, like other Victorian fictional heroines who have survived, such as Jane Eyre and Catherine Earnshaw, Bathsheba is...

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