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Blood Alley (1955)

Duration 1h 50m Ratings UK: U, USA: Approved, Netherlands: 6 Source of story A book of the same name by A. S. Fleischman Director William A. Wellman Writers/Script A. S. Fleischman Starring John Wayne, Lauren Bacall, Paul Fix, Joy Kim and lots of Chinese actors. Ratings IMDb: 6.2/10 by 3,400 people .  Rotten Tomatoes: 40% … Continue reading

Living (2022)

Duration 1h 38m Ratings UK: PG, USA: PG, Denmark Source of story The 1952 Japanese film Ikiru by Akira Kurosawa, in turn imspired by The Death of Ivan Ilyich by Tolstoy. Director Oliver Hermanus Writers/Script Kazuo Ishiguro Starring Alex Sharp, Bill Nighy, Michael Cochrane, Aimee Lou Wood, Lia Williams, Tom Burke, Ratings IMDb: 7.5/10 by … Continue reading

Anna Karenina (2012)

Duration 2h 9m Ratings UK: 12A, USA: R, Denmark: 11  Source of story A book of the same name by Leo Tolstoy Director Joe Wright Writers/Script Tom Stoppard Starring Matthew Macfadyen, Kelly Macdonald, Keira Knightley, Jude Law, Olivia Williams, Domhnall Gleeson, Alicia Vikander, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Holliday Grainger, Ruth Wilson, Emily Watson, Michelle Dockery, Bill Skarsgård, … Continue reading