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Jul 31

“Hope is a good thing, maybe the best of things”…

 Introduction It is a 1994 American drama film written and directed by Frank Darabont. Adapted from the Stephen King short novel Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption, and main starring Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman. The film is a prison drama that takes place in the 40’s and 50’s of the last century. The film was …

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Jun 05

A Neo-noir Science Fiction Classic.

It’s an American science fiction film. The film takes places in the year 2019 in the city of Los Angeles. Rick Deckard, a former police officer, a special police operative, is in charge of the mission of pursuing some Replicants. The Replicants are beings similar to humans created through genetic engineering, called Nexus 6, which …

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Jun 04

Believe in Yourself if you Want to Succeed

It’s an American comedy-drama released in 2015. It´s a biographical film written and directed by David Russell and starring Jennifer Lawrence. The story is based on a self made millionaire, Joy Mangano, who created her own business. The main character, Jennifer Lawrence, received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress. The main star, …

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Jun 04

The Wrong Messiah

The movie that we are going to present was made in 1979 in the United Kingdom. This movie was directed by Terry Jones and it was written by Monty Python. The Monty Python are the main actors; even one of them plays the character of Brian’s mother. It was financed by George Harrison, the mythical …

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Jun 04

Discriminated Against Despite their Excellence

This movie is based on real events. It tells the story of three African-American women, scientists who worked at NASA in the 1960s (in the middle of the space front of the Soviet Union) and at the time of the civil rights struggle of American blacks. The United States were looking for bright minds, talented …

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Jun 04

A Job to Save their Lives

This movie was shot in 1993 in black and white under the direction of one of the most popular American film directors (Steven Spielberg)The music was composed by John Williams and the actors of the cast are Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes and Caroline Goodall. In Spain it was shown in March 1994. This movie was …

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Jun 04

Overcoming One’s Fears

It’s a Spanish-American film directed by Juan Antonio Bayona, based on the novel of the same name by Patrick Ness, who also wrote the script. In Spain, it was released in 2016 and had 9 nominations at the Goya Awards. The movie stars Sigourney Weaver who received the Donostia prize at the San Sebastián Festival. …

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Jun 04

Unholy Mystery

The film that I’m going to talk about, is a movie based on a best-seller by the famous Italian writer Umberto Ecco, and this film is directed by the famous French director Jean Jacques Anaud, known for films like The Bear. This film was starring British actor Sean Connery and American Christian Slater, among others. …

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Jun 04

In the Wineyards for a Week

It’s a brilliant black comedy tinted with charm and romanticism. It tells the roadside escape of two friends and colleagues, Miles and Jack, who used to be university College roommates, the week before Jack got married. Jack, a divorced man traumatized by his love experience, a literature teacher, failed novelist, has drinking wine as an …

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Jun 04

He won’t stop till he gets it back!

This film is a short movie. It was directed by Vittorio de Sica and written by Cesare Zabatini. The main character is Lamberto Maggiorani. As for the plot, it shows us Italy in 1948, a country which had recently finished World War II with a devastated situation, politically and socially. It shows the scenes with …

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