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Cosmina Stratan and Cristina Flutur in Beyond the Hills

Beyond the Hills

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     22 January     Father Arthur Tooth imprisoned for ritualism, 1877 On this day in 1877, a British minister of the Church of England was sent to prison for the lighting of candles, burning of

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Jessica Chastain in Zero Dark Thirty

10 June 2013-06-10

Out in the UK this week       Zero Dark Thirty (Universal, cert 15, Blu-ray/DVD) “A lot of my friends have died trying to do this; I believe I was spared so I could finish the job.” The key line of dialogue, as uttered by Jessica Chastain in the

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Beyond the Hills/Dupa Dealuri

      London Film Festival, 2012-10-14   The Romanian director Cristian Mungiu’s most well known film to date, 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days, followed a pair of student girls in 1980s Bucharest into a grubby hotel where a back-street abortionist first took their money, then demanded extra

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