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A Different (and Better) Shade of Grey: Reconsidering '9 1/2 Weeks'

A Different (and Better) Shade of Grey: Reconsidering '9 1/2 Weeks'

By Desirae Embree

25 Aug 2015 // 2:02 AM

Given the mainstream’s preoccupation with kink, it may be time to give 9 ½ Weeks the credit it deserves as a pioneering meditation on desire and power....

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'Underground' to 'Wonderland': BFI's 'London on Film' Season Celebrates the Nation's Capital

By Alex Ramon

21 Aug 2015 // 9:01 AM

From Asquith’s Underground (1928) to Winterbottom’s Wonderland (1999), BFI celebrates cinematic representations of the English capital with an ambitious summer season that highlights the city’s continuities and changes. ...

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//News

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//Blogs

Double Take: The African Queen (1951)

// Short Ends and Leader

"What a time they had, Charlie and Rosie. They'll never lack for stories to tell their grandchildren. And what a time we had at Double Take discussing the spiritual and romantic journey of the African Queen.

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