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Autobiography by Morrissey
Autobiography by Morrissey
25 of 54 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A Must Read..., 17 Oct 2013
Let's face it, this is THE literary event of 2013. The die-hard fans will snap it up on 17th October and hang on every word. For those trying to find the perfect Xmas present for a thirty or forty something music fan, this is exactly what they will want at the bottom of their stocking. Enough sparkling wit and verbal flare to keep anyone from suicide through the British winter and beyond...
The Naked Kiss/Shock Corridor [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Peter Breck
5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
What a shame to see that this DVD seems to have been deleted and only available second-hand. 'Shock Corridor' is a classic of American cinema - few films have the power to be moving and laugh-out-loud funny at the same time. It is also a scathing satire of 60s America, with all its bigotry, racism and militarism (what has changed you might ask?). The story is simple but all the more enjoyable for being more than a little preposterous - a journalist pretends to be 'mad' to get himself admitted to a mental hospital in the hope of solving a murder and winning the Pulitzer Prize. What a plotline! He soon realises that the inmates all have moments of absolute (and quite moving) lucidity. The… Read more
Jailbait [DVD] [2006] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC&hellip <b>DVD</b> ~ Stephen Adly Guirgis
1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Amazing - a must see!, 21 Feb 2011
Two incredibly powerful but quite understated performances. Michael Pitt in particular is pure screen magic to watch. Set almost entirely in a claustrophobic prison cell but totally gripping until the last shot and line of dialogue. The script has moments of humour but is also disturbing and intense and utterly heart-breaking. 5 stars.

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