Child 44 (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Apr21

Child 44 (15) | Close-Up Film Review

Dir. Daniel Espinosa, US/UK/Czech Republic/Russia, 2015, 137mins Cast: Tom Hardy, Noomi Rapace, Joel Kinnaman, Gary Oldman Set against the backdrop of Stalinist Russia, Safehouse director Espinosa has a doozy of a hook; a child homicide case that contradicts the leader’s manifesto that there are “no murders in paradise”, so it’s buried along with 43 other similar cases. It becomes the obsession of a disgraced military policeman, Leo...

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Born Of War – New Trailer
Apr01

Born Of War – New Trailer

Mina (Sofia Black D’Elia), a young college student, has her life ripped away after her family is killed. When she finds out their murders were part of a botched kidnapping to return her to her real father – a terrorist in the Middle East – Mina works with British Intelligence to take him down… and take control of her life again. But she quickly learns that there are two sides to every story. Under the strict...

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