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Mustang (2015)

Movie Review The film tells the story of five teenage sisters in the care of their grandmother and uncle after their parents die. Their every innocent playfulness, their games and even their clothes are seen by their neighbors and guardians as a sign that the young beauties have gone astray. Who would marry such girls? …

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One Chance 2013

Movie Review Paul Potts’ story is similar to that of Susan Boyle, who has become a phenomenon on the British got talent show circuit: a humble, unsure of himself, whom the average viewer usually laughs at when he first takes the stage. and also he who desperately wants to make his dreams a reality and …

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Me too (2009)

Movie Review The Spanish film Me too is unique because the lead role is played by Pablo Pineda, an actor with Down syndrome. The protagonist, Daniel, is a university graduate with a good job, an art critic and a true lover. And he has one more chromosome. But the film isn’t just about him. It’s …

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Amelia (2009)

Movie Review At the beginning of November, scientists announced that it was very likely that the remains found in 1940 on the uninhabited Pacific island of Nikumaroro were those of the famous aviator Amelia Eckhart.  She was the first woman pilot to fly across the Atlantic. But, flying over the Pacific Ocean in 1937, Amelia’s …

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Becoming Jane

Movie Review That’s the literal translation of the title of the English film Becoming Jane starring Anne Hathaway and James McAvoy, although you may also come across the title “Jane Austen”. In fact, it’s the story of the famous British author that the filmmakers have tried to recreate. And if you’ve read Pride and Prejudice …

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Mona Lisa Smile

Movie Review No other film provides such a compelling example of how a single, progressive thinker can sway the minds of so many. The movie is all about women’s rights, the right to make the choices you want, not the choices society dictates. A new college teacher, Catherine Watson tries to help her schoolgirls to …

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