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Rob Aldam

Rob Aldam
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
No Score Yet Vynález zkázy (The Fabulous World of Jules Verne)(A Deadly Invention) (1958) Invention for Destruction is Karel Zeman's greatest creation. ‐ Backseat Mafia
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91% The Price of Everything (2018) Incisive and amusing ‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2018
85% The Workshop (L'atelier) (2018) A lively, powerful and intelligent drama.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 12, 2018
78% I Kill Giants (2018) An impeccably realised adaptation which brings the sensibilities and themes of the comic to life.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
98% BPM (Beats Per Minute) (120 battements par minute) (2017) Febrile, powerful and electrifying cinema.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
100% Devil's Freedom (La Libertad del Diablo) (2017) Blurs the lines between guilt and innocence.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
76% A Gentle Creature (2017) A disturbing, absorbing but difficult watch.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
19% The Titan (2018) It may not always work on all levels but at least it's prepared to take risks.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
100% Even When I Fall (2017) Even When I Fall is a fascinating film which shines the light on a cruel trade.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
95% Western (2018) A slow-burning and tense drama which brings the Wild West to the Balkans.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
100% The Old Dark House (1932) A marvellous horror film which still retains the same sense of creeping awe.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
100% The Deminer (2017) A portrait of a dedicated man who is prepared to give his life to save others.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
100% New Town Utopia (2018) It's a fascinating portrait of the rise and fall of a community and a movement.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
No Score Yet Skid Row Marathon (2017) It's a film about understanding, tolerance and allowing people the opportunity to turn over a new leaf.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
92% Revenge (2018) Fargeat masterfully plays up to stereotypes before ingeniously subverting and owning them.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
No Score Yet Ivan Passer: Intimate Lighting (1969) A charming and beguiling tale of friendship.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
67% The Cured (2018) David Freyne has created a social drama crafted within a genre film.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
75% Breakheart Pass (1975) The plot twists and turns as it careers towards its destination.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
100% A Cambodian Spring (2018) Kelly has eye-opening access to the key players and there is some incredibly intimate, powerful and awe-inspiring footage.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
96% Filmworker (2018) Tony Zierra's documentary is a fascinating insight into the work which goes on behind the scenes. ‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
90% The Grifters (1990) A slick and stylish neo-noir crime drama featuring three exceptional performances.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
74% Existenz (1999) Cronenberg wraps the tale in layers of mystery, never allowing the audience to confidentially comprehend precisely what is happening.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
95% This Is Congo (2018) This is Congo paints a rich, and often brutal, picture of a country doomed to failure and repetition.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
94% A Fantastic Woman (Una mujer fantástica) (2018) Daniela Vega is an absolute revelation.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
92% Demon (2016) An unsettling horror which conjures up ghosts of another epoch.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
83% My Generation (2017) A rampant and racy portrait of a time full of opportunity and hope.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
96% Zama (2018) A richly textured and delicately spun portrait of a man on the precipice of sanity.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
100% Smash Palace (1981) A domestic drama which quickly spirals into a tense thriller.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
71% Double Lover (L'amant double) (2018) With echoes of Cronenberg's Dead Ringers, Ozon has pieced together a compelling and highly entertaining puzzle piece.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
80% Risk (2017) Risk is an interesting portrait of a contentious figure, but it becomes completely bogged down in an ethical quagmire.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
90% Brimstone & Glory (2017) It contains some of the most hypnotic and beautiful imagery I've ever seen.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
100% The Departure (2017) A quiet and considered study of a remarkable person.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
63% Jailbreak (2017) A whirlwind of action, containing some of the best fight scenes you'll see this year.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
No Score Yet Hagazussa: A Heathen's Curse (Hagazussa) (2017) A chilling slice of late Medieval arcana.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
93% Bad Genius (2017) It's dastardly clever and entirely plausible, although the end does push the boundaries to the limit.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
79% Ava (2018) Noée Abita is electrifying as Ava.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
50% Dangan Ranna (D.A.N.G.A.N. Runner) (Non-Stop) (1996) Warning: Contains the most ludicrous sex scene in the history of cinema.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
100% Waru (2017) A powerful piece of dramatic film-making which sheds light on the female Māori perspective.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 7, 2018
90% The Other Side of Everything (Druga strana svega) (2017) Mila Turajlic has produced a film which doesn't just chart the history of her country but acts as a rallying call for a new generation to take up the fight.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 6, 2018
60% Dead Night (2018) What makes Dead Night such fun is how invested the cast all are in this melting pot. Turning a film which could have been tiresome into a highly entertaining and enjoyable, if scattergun, romp.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2018
71% Adrift (2018) Woodley is equally adept at the helm, assuredly carrying the film whilst the couple's backstory builds-up around her.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2018
100% AlphaGo (2017) A thrilling documentary which pits man versus machine in a battle for superiority over an ancient Chinese game.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 3, 2018
83% David Stratton: A Cinematic Life (2017) A fascinating, educational, lively and fitting portrait of a lovable cinephile.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 3, 2018
98% The Cakemaker (2018) A thoughtful and moving film about two people dealing with shared grief.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 3, 2018
94% Princess Cyd (2017) It has a sense of authenticity which makes it stand-out from other teen dramas. ‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 3, 2018
91% Rift (Rökkur) (2017) Mysterious, eerie and suspenseful.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 3, 2018
100% Becoming Who I Was (2018) A wonderful documentary about the bond between a child and his teacher. ‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 3, 2018
88% The Ballad of Shirley Collins (2017) A warm portrait of a much-loved singer.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 3, 2018
89% Araby (Arábia) (2018) It's a social and political commentary of a modern day industrial power and the polarisation and inequality prevalent in most developing nations.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 3, 2018
90% The Nile Hilton Incident (2017) A classy noir which places you in the dark and acrid heart of a corrupt society.‐ Backseat Mafia
Read More | Posted Nov 3, 2018