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Desperate Measures (1998)

Director: Barbet Schroeder

Starring: Michael Keaton, Andy Garcia, Marcia Gay Harden

Release date: January 30 (US). Well, this one looks straight forward, another action-thriller. They look a bit grumpy on the poster, don’t they. May contain a bemused Brian Cox (not the scientist) and spoilers…

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Post Millennial Trauma: The Mist (2007)

Quick confession time: I haven’t read the short story. I binged on Stephen King when I was a teenager, and then just sort of stopped and haven’t really had any urge to go back to them. Nevertheless, I’m assured that this is a cracking read, and regardless of that it has the proud boast of standing in the handful of  Stephen King adaptations that aren’t terrible alongside Stand by Me, Carrie, The Shining and Misery (before anyone says anything, I really don’t like The Green Mile). Read More…