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5 Second-String Silent-Film Comedians

AC: Everyone's heard of Charlie Chaplin, and most people know about Buster Keaton (and many consider his artistry to be superior to Chaplin's). Harold Lloyd is less well known but has deservedly gotten more attention lately. Then there's Laurel and Hardy, who are as well known for their sound films as for their silent-era work. (The careers of the other three performers also straddled both eras but with variable success.)

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Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard Movie Review: What happened at the end?

With Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard is the surprising sequel to a surprise hit, the absurdity of which the makers are obviously much more aware of than in part one. Whether that’s good or bad, we’ll reveal in our review. OT: Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard (USA/UK 2021) The plot summary They are like dog and cat, heaven and hell, …

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Confessions of Felix Krull Review: What is the end of Felix Krull?

Nine years after “Measuring the World”, the paths of director Detlev Buck and writer Daniel Kehlmann cross again – this time around Thomas Manns CONFESSIONS OF THE INVESTIGATOR FELIX KRULL to adapt. Our review reveals how successful this was. OT: Bekenntnisse des Hochstaplers Felix Krull (DE 2021) The plot summary The good-looking and charismatic …

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Shang-Chi & the Legend of the Ten Rings Movie Review

In the 25th adventure from the Marvel Cinematic Universe, an Asian main character takes center stage for the first time. Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings represents a novelty in superhero cinema and is also an excellent introduction to a film universe that actually already has 24 films under its belt. But above all, …

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