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another one to be enjoyed.
great cast
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A British drug lord tries to sell off his highly profitable empire to a dynasty of Oklahoma billionaires.

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phuketrichard wrote: Mon Dec 30, 2019 7:36 am Saw it last night,
worth watching this feel good true story,"Togo" Set in Alaska in 1925
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Togo is a 2019 American drama film that debuted on Disney+. The film centers on "two key figures in the 1925 serum run to Nome, also known as the Great Race of Mercy, in which dog-sled teams relayed to transport diphtheria antitoxin serum through harsh conditions over nearly 700 miles to save the Alaskan town of Nome from an epidemic.
I meant to post about this Flick, it was very good.
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Greener Grass went under the radar last year. Only if you like your cinema really weird.

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reminiscent of Marlow and chinatown
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Motherless Brooklyn is a 2019 American neo-noir crime film written, produced and directed by Edward Norton, based on the 1999 novel of the same name by Jonathan Lethem. Set in New York City in 1957, the film follows a private investigator with Tourette syndrome, who is determined to solve the murder of his mentor.
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Come And See (1985)

The genocide committed by the Nazis in Belarus in 1943 as seen through the eyes of a boy.
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wow;
haven't seen it yet but after this sweep, will give it a go.

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"Parasite" is a twisty, bloody thrill ride that is best enjoyed if you go in blind.
"Don't look up anything prior," advises actress Park So-dam. "Just come in without any expectation and no knowledge of the film."
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Bed time viewing......Enjoy
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phuketrichard wrote: Mon Feb 10, 2020 12:36 pm wow;
haven't seen it yet but after this sweep, will give it a go.

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"Parasite" is a twisty, bloody thrill ride that is best enjoyed if you go in blind.
"Don't look up anything prior," advises actress Park So-dam. "Just come in without any expectation and no knowledge of the film."
One of the best movies last year, or widely regarded as. At least as far as camerawork goes, it's in the master class. It's a wild ride anyway, and definitely worth a viewing. Going in blind is a must.
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Danger Close - The Battle of Long Tan is now screening in Cambodian cinemas.
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siliconlife wrote: Mon Feb 10, 2020 6:55 pm
phuketrichard wrote: Mon Feb 10, 2020 12:36 pm wow;
haven't seen it yet but after this sweep, will give it a go.

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Best director
Best film
Best international film
Original screenplay

"Parasite" is a twisty, bloody thrill ride that is best enjoyed if you go in blind.
"Don't look up anything prior," advises actress Park So-dam. "Just come in without any expectation and no knowledge of the film."
One of the best movies last year, or widely regarded as. At least as far as camerawork goes, it's in the master class. It's a wild ride anyway, and definitely worth a viewing. Going in blind is a must.
Just watched this. Recommended viewing imo :thumb:
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