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The Northman (2022)

Director: Robert Eggers Writers: Sjon & Robert Eggers

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Ride with the Devil (1999)

Director: Ang Lee Writer: James Schamus (Based on the novel “Woe to Live On” by Daniel Woodrell)

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Secret Honor (1984)

Director: Robert Altman Writers: Donald Freed & Arnold M. Stone (Based on the play by Donald Freed & Arnold M. Stone)

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Benedetta (2021)

Director: Paul Verhoeven Writers: David Birke & Paul Verhoeven (Based on the book “Immodest Acts: The Life of a Lesbian Nun in Renaissance Italy” by Judith C. Brown)

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Shakespeare in Love (1998)

Director: John Madden Writer: Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard

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Charlie Wilson’s War (2007)

Director: Mike Nichols Writer: Aaron Sorkin (Based on the book “Charlie Wilson’s War: The Extraordinary Story of the Largest Covert Operation in History” by George Crile) Mike Nichols’s final film. OK but really saved by Hoffman’s supporting performance. Miss him … Continue reading

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The Tragedy of Macbeth (2021)

Director: Joel Coen Writer: Joel Coen (Based on the play “Macbeth” by William Shakespeare)

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Being the Ricardos (2021)

Director: Aaron Sorkin Writer: Aaron Sorkin

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The Last Duel (2021)

Director: Ridley Scott Writers: Nicole Holofcener & Ben Affleck & Matt Damon (Based on the book “The Last Duel: A True Story of Trial by Combat in Medieval France” by Eric Jager) Great! One of Ridley’s best in years and … Continue reading

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Rosewood (1997)

Director: John Singleton Writer: Gregory Poirier

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