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Dracula (1979) | Bluray release

Dracula (1979) | Bluray release

Filmuforia October 19, 2017 Comments Off on Dracula (1979) | Bluray release

Dir: John Badham | Writer: W D Richter | Cast: Frank Langella, Laurence Olivier, Donald Pleasance, Kate Nelligan, Trevor Eve, Jan Francis, Tony Haygarth | UK | Gothic Horror | 109′ In 1979 two

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The Phantom of the Opera (1925)

The Phantom of the Opera (1925)

Filmuforia September 30, 2017 Comments Off on The Phantom of the Opera (1925)

Legendary GET CARTER composer, Roy Budd is to have his lost score for Rupert Julian’s silent classic film, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA premiered at the London Coliseum, 24 years after his untimely death

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Sicilian Ghost Story (2017) | London Film Festival 2017

Sicilian Ghost Story (2017) | London Film Festival 2017

Filmuforia September 18, 2017 Comments Off on Sicilian Ghost Story (2017) | London Film Festival 2017

 Dirs/scr Fabio Grassadonia, Antonio Piazza. Italy/France/Switzerland, 2017. 122′ Fabio Grassadonia and Antonio Piazza made their names with Mafia thriller Salvo at Cannes several years ago, and now return with another Sicilian-set slow-burner that adds teenage

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Stalker (1979) | Criterion Bluray release

Stalker (1979) | Criterion Bluray release

Filmuforia June 27, 2017 Comments Off on Stalker (1979) | Criterion Bluray release

Dir.: Andrej Tarkovsky | Cast: Alexander Kaidanovski, Alisa Fejndlik, Natasha Abramova, Anatoli Solonitsyn, Nikolai Grinko | USSR 1979 | 163 min. STALKER based on the novel ‘Roadside Picnic’ by Arkadi and Boris Strugatsky, was

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The Mummy: Gothic Cinema and the Expressionist Stage

The Mummy: Gothic Cinema and the Expressionist Stage

Filmuforia June 6, 2017 Comments Off on The Mummy: Gothic Cinema and the Expressionist Stage

Gothic Cinema and the Expressionist Stage  Just like the Old Dark Houses of the Gothic tradition, Gothic cinema is a haunted abode, plagued by the undead spectres of theatre and expressionism. Alex Barrett lights

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The Entity (1982) | Eureka Bluray release

The Entity (1982) | Eureka Bluray release

Filmuforia May 20, 2017 Comments Off on The Entity (1982) | Eureka Bluray release

Dir: Sidney J Furie | Cast: Barbara Hershey, Ron Silver, David Labiosa, George Coe, Cindy Nash | Horror | 125min | US Barbara Hershey plays the convincing heroine of Sidney Furie’s aptly-named THE ENTITY. Seduced,

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We are the Flesh | Tenemos la Carne (2016)

We are the Flesh | Tenemos la Carne (2016)

Filmuforia April 11, 2017 Comments Off on We are the Flesh | Tenemos la Carne (2016)

Dir.: Emiliano Rocha Minter | Cast: Noe Hernandez, Maria Evoli, Diego Gamaliel, Gabino Rodriguez; Mexico/France 2016, 79min. Director/writer Emiliano Rocha Minter has certainly learnt a great deal from producer Carlos Reygadas (Silent Light): his

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Rainer Werner Fassbinder | BFI Retrospective | Classics now on Dual Format

Rainer Werner Fassbinder | BFI Retrospective | Classics now on Dual Format

Filmuforia April 9, 2017 Comments Off on Rainer Werner Fassbinder | BFI Retrospective | Classics now on Dual Format

Fassbinder’s LOVE IS COLDER THAN DEATH | LIEBE IST KÄLTER ALS DER TOD made a low-key feature debut at Berlinale Film Festival in 1969, heralding the prolific career of one of Germany’s greatest auteurs

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The Eyes of My Mother (2016)

The Eyes of My Mother (2016)

Filmuforia March 19, 2017 Comments Off on The Eyes of My Mother (2016)

Writer|Dir: Nicolas Pesce Cast: Kika Magalhaes, Will Brill, Olivia Bond, Paul Nazak, Diana Agostini, Clara Wong Nicolas Pesce cut his teeth in the world of music videos and his feature debut – an intense

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The Love Witch (2016)

The Love Witch (2016)

Filmuforia March 9, 2017 Comments Off on The Love Witch (2016)

Dir/Writer: Anna Biller | Cast: Samantha Robinson, Jeffrey Vincent Parise, Laura Waddell, Jared Sanford, Robert Seeley | US | Fantasy Drama | 118min Anyone who enjoyed TVs Bewitched will appreciate this hyperrealist technicolour drama

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