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Average: 5 (5 votes)

There’s something about this book that breaks down the wall of fiction and leaves the reader feeling viscerally overwhelmed by what they‘ve just read.

Average: 4.5 (2 votes)


Does it make sense to “review” great poetry? The following is from Milosz’s Campo dei Fiori:


“In Rome, on Campo dei Fiori,

baskets of olives and lemons

cobbles spattered with wine

and the wreckage of flowers.

Average: 5 (1 vote)

Kieslowski's film opens with a scene of brutal inhumanity.

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British film about Albert Pierrepoint - among the last generation of British executioners (the alternative title is The Last Hangman). For Pierrepoint (played by Timothy Spall) it is a family business.