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Archive for September, 2011

Cinémoi - August 2011 round-up

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

In addition to some more classic Jean Gabin and the Blier/Depardieu work premiered last month, August on Cinémoi saw some gritty crime drama from the working classes in the provinces, and, in complete contrast, a colourful musical about AIDS. (Noel Megahey).
Le jour se lève - Marcel Carné, 1939

There’s a fabulously brooding, fatalistic noir tone to […]

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