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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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Bright Star (2009)

Director: Jane Campion Writer: Jane Campion (Based on the book “Keats” by Andrew Motion)

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House of Gucci (2021)

Director: Ridley Scott Writers: Becky Johnston and Roberto Bentivegna (Story by Beck Johnston) (Based on the book “The House of Gucci: A Sensational Story of Murder, Madness. Glamous, and Greed” by Sara Gay Forden)

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The Eyes of Tammy Faye (2021)

Director: Michael Showalter Writer: Abe Sylvia (Based on the documentary “The Eyes of Tammy Faye” by Fenton Bailey & Randy Barbato)

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An Angel at My Table (1990)

Director: Jane Campion Writer: Laura Jones (Based on the books “To the Is-Land” and “An Angel at My Table” and “The Envoy from Mirror City” by Janet Frame)

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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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Welcome to Marwen (2018)

Director: Robert Zemeckis Writers: Robert Zemeckis and Caroline Thompson (Based on the movie “Marwencol” by Jeff Malmberg)

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The Walk (2015)

Director: Robert Zemeckis Writers: Robert Zemeckis & Christopher Browne (Based on the book “To Reach the Clouds” by Philippe Petit)

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The Snowtown Murders (2011)

Director: Justin Kurzel Writer: Shaun Grant (Story by Shaun Grant & Justin Kurzel) (Based on the books “Killing for Pleasure” by Debi Marshall and “The Snowtown Murders” by Andrew McGarry)

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Being the Ricardos (2021)

Director: Aaron Sorkin Writer: Aaron Sorkin

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