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Black Caesar: Blaxploitation Gangster

Fred Williamson as Tommy Gibbs adopts the gangster codes of 1930s cinema in blaxploitation classic Black Caesar. Continue reading

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Catherine Deneuve in Potiche: Still Belle

Potiche confirms that Catherine Deneuve will always be Belle de Jour, only now with added sense of humour. Continue reading

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Review: Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

A classy, very British affair. Continue reading

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Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy: Dressed Trailer

Looking so sexy that the finished film can be nothing but a huge disappointment, this teaser for Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy ticks all the right 70’s boxes. Continue reading