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Blue Ruin

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(out of 5)

A shaggy, unkempt man lives in his wreck of a car, seemingly homeless and without any possessions to his name.  When he gets news about a tragedy from his past coming back into the world, he hits the road with provisions he has been storing up, seeking vengeance for a past wrong that then places him in the centre of a storm when he needs to deal with more than just the person he was looking for.   108 more words

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Quick review: Belle (2014)

Before she was playing a troubled rising pop star in the very positively reviewed Beyond the Lights, which I can’t wait to see, Gugu Mbatha-Raw was in another century altogether, playing a real life heroine in period piece  515 more words

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Burt's Buzz

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(out of 5)

The highly successful line of personal care products that is now a billion dollar company was actually begun by a mild-mannered hippie, who continues to live in rural Maine without any luxurious amenities.   325 more words

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Like Father, Like Son (Soshite Chichi Ni Naru)

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(out of 5)

A white-collar business man pushes his son to be an overachiever like himself, emotionally distanced from his six year-old child whom he is hoping to turn into a piano virtuoso. 204 more words

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