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Sarah's Key

Sarah’s Key

Wednesday, November 30, 2011 No Comments

With a handful of emotionally wrenching sequences, and some very strong acting, specifically Kristin Scott Thomas and Mélusine Mayance, Sarah’s Key did offer some rather affecting moments. However, I don’t think the two stories portrayed meshed perfectly. Each one on their own carried a good deal of promise (especially Mayance’s plotline), but being split between […]

Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre

Tuesday, October 11, 2011 No Comments

Jane Eyre had a lot going for it. A very intriguing character, beautiful set designs, costumes and scenery, and Mia Wasikowska was a delight to watch. I even enjoyed the dialogue, though the dialect sometimes went over my head. However, I had some problems with the flip-flopping nature of the movie’s first half an hour […]