Anna Karenina

I didn’t really enjoy Anna Karenina. I loved Joe Wright’s earlier movies – I thought Atonement was absolutely superb and I even enjoyed Keira Knightley and her lazy eye in Pride and Prejudice. But he’s just too busy here. The entire plot is played out on one great big theatre-like set (and actually filmed on…

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Never Let Me Go

I finally saw Never Let Me Go last night. To be honest, I’d been avoiding it; I don’t do mawkish well, and the tale of some sappy kids who are bred to have their organs harvested but fall in love instead is not exactly my kind of sci-fi movie. Literary philistine that I am, I’ve…

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