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The Party (2017)

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Janet hosts a party to celebrate her new promotion, but once the guests arrive it becomes clear that not everything is going to go down as smoothly as the red wine.

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Janet hosts a party to celebrate her new promotion, but once the guests arrive it becomes clear that not everything is going to go down as smoothly as the red wine.

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A comedy of tragic proportions.

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ISK 68,444 (Iceland) (29 October 2017)
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In 2010 through 2012, Timothy Spall was actually being battling a cancer diagnosis in real life. He retuned to work at the London Olympics Closing Ceromy as Winston Churchill after getting the all clear. See more »

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Jinny: I don't think! It might ruin everything. It usually does.
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Written by Muddy Waters, Bo Diddley and Mel London
Performed by Muddy Watters
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Group talk a lot
14 September 2017 | by See all my reviews

We got a black and white movie with a lot of dialog. Depending on if this is a turn-off or not, I reckon you'll continue reading. This drama has some very fine acting in it, with a very tight script. This played at a couple of festivals, which makes sense if you think about the quality of the material.

It may feel a bit like a play (haven't searched the origin of the screenplay to tell you the truth), but it's a pretty fast paced one. That does not only ring true of the dialog speed, but also how the story and certain reveals go forward. Some things may be predictable, but if you haven't seen the trailer I reckon there will be enough surprise twists and turns waiting for you. A quality movie that keeps up a solid suspense ...


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