Neomanila

Neomanila

20171 h 30 min
Overview

Toto, a teenage orphan, is recruited by a notorious death squad. Irma, the groups leader, soon becomes a maternal figure to the young boy. As the two form a familial bond, their loyalties will be put to the test when one of their targets turns out to be a familiar face.

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Title Neomanila
Director Mikhail Red
Runtime 1 h 30 min
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Movie Rating Average

Night is short, walk on girl

Night is Short, Walk on Girl

Meeting like this so often, it's due to fate.

20171 h 33 min
Overview

The protagonist falls in love with his junior in a college club, and struggles daily to be noticed by her. However, she is naïve and unsophisticated and is completely indifferent to him. This comical love fantasy depicts absurd and interesting daily happenings in the city of Kyoto.

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Title Night is Short, Walk on Girl
Director Masaaki Yuasa
Runtime 1 h 33 min
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Movie Rating Not bad

Heroes

Het is vandaag alweer precies 32 jaar geleden dat de spaceshuttle Challenger tijdens vlucht STS-51-L explodeerde. In die tijd was ik gefascineerd door de muziek van Jean-Michel Jarre. Een van de astronauten, Ron McNair, zou een saxofoon solo opnemen tijdens die vlucht voor een nieuw project. Helaas heeft het nooit zo mogen zijn.

He’s a hero in my book!

Marlina the murderer in Four acts

Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts

20171 h 33 min
Overview

In the deserted hills of an Indonesian island, Marlina, a young widow, is attacked, raped and robbed for her cattle. To defend herself, she kills several men of the gang. Seeking justice, she goes on a journey for empowerment and redemption. But the road is long, especially when the ghost of her headless victim begins to haunt her.

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Title Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts
Director Mouly Surya
Runtime 1 h 33 min
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Movie Rating Good

Three billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

20171 h 55 min
Overview

After seven months have passed without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at Bill Willoughby, the town's revered chief of police. When his second-in-command Officer Jason Dixon, an immature mother's boy with a penchant for violence, gets involved, the battle between Mildred and Ebbing's law enforcement is only exacerbated.

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Title Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Director Martin McDonagh
Runtime 1 h 55 min
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Movie Rating Very good

Blue Monday

Het is bijna 35 jaar geleden ( 7 maart 1983) dat dit iconische jaren 80 nummer uitkwam. 35 jaar, time flies! Soms kom je briljante pareltjes tegen op Youtube, het Orkestra Obsolete dat Blue Monday laat klinken alsof het in de jaren ’30 was opgenomen.

How does it feel to treat me like you do?
When you’ve laid your hands upon me and told me who you are
I thought I was mistaken, I thought I heard your words
Tell me how do I feel
Tell me now, how do I feel

En het orgineel natuurlijk:

 

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