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Japanese masterpiece in its full version

Japanese masterpiece in its full version

Robert Tanitch reviews the latest DVDS SEVEN SAMURAI (BFI). 16th century farmers engage itinerant samurai warriors to protect their village and livelihood from brutal bandits.  For many people in Brit ...
All for one and one for all!

All for one and one for all!

Robert Tanitch reviews the latest DVDs THE MUSKETEERS (BBC). Everybody loves D’Artagnan, Athos, Porthos and Aramis and Cardinal Richelieu is everybody’s favourite villain. Adrian Hodges’ contemporary ...
Judi Dench, as always, is wonderful

Judi Dench, as always, is wonderful

Robert Tanitch reviews the latest DVDS PHILOMENA (Fox). A well-known journalist helps an old Irish lady to track down her illegitimate son who had been sold for £1,000 fifty years previously by the nu ...