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  • Le Week-End (2013)

    Broadbent takes Duncan for Le Week-End Review by Marty Mapes: Deeper, darker, and more intersting than lightweight British fluff

    Review by Robert Denerstein: A trip well worth taking

  • Adam Resurrected (2008)

    Adam resurrected into Goldblum Review by Marty Mapes: The ending throws away the complexity that makes the rest of the movie so interesting

  • Fay Grim (2007)

    Posey poses as Fay Grim Review by Risë Keller: Hartley uses all of the many layers of information a film can provide, not just dialogue and story

  • Igby Goes Down (2002)

    Amanda Peet watches Igby Go Down Review by Marty Mapes: With a wide release, Igby could mark the start of a brilliant career for Kieran Culkin

  • The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai: Across the 8th Dimension (1984)

    Review by Marty Mapes

    DVD review by Marty Mapes: MGM's new DVD release of Buckaroo Banzai is one of the best DVD values ever.