David Stratton

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Review: 'Code 46'

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Michael Winterbottom's second festival outing this year, "Code 46" is an intriguing but only partly successful co-mingling of film noir and sci-fi. The main difficulty is a lack of chemistry between…

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Review: 'Pornography'

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A quality Polish production with a different take on World War II, the deceptively titled "Pornography" tackles major themes -- like the role of the artist in wartime and the "pornography" of living…

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Review: 'Raja'

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"Raja" centers on the relationship between a rich white man and a poor Arab girl young enough to be his daughter. Yet nothing's as simple as it may at first seem in this intriguing, provocative and…

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Review: 'Mud'

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This third feature by Turkish-Cypriot director Dervis Zaim isn't as accessible as its predecessors, the fest fave "Somersault in a Coffin" (1997) and the award winning "Elephants and Grass" (2000). A…

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