Films that you'll never have heard of; but really should watch this week. From John C. Reilly actually performing in a meaningful role to the plot of Sleeping Beauty transcribed to an '18' about a University student.
We Need to Talk About Kevin: Stirring up positive opinions at Toronto International Film Festival 2011, this is a strangely intimate look at a mother confronting very dark truths about her teenage son. Rather difficult to accept at times, this is based on Lionel Shriver's Orange Price-winning novel of the same name, containing heartbreaking performances by Tilda Swinton and an awkwardly beaufitul Kevin C. Reilly.
Sleeping Beauty: Looking for part time work to fund her lifestyle, University student Lucy takes many a risk, and ends up taking a job as a Sleeping Beauty at a private and discreet 'Sleeping Beauty chamber' inside a country mansion. In this time of extreme sedation, Lucy is sought upon by Elderly men looking to pay for a "good time." She gets anxious as to what happens in these times of deep sleep, as one of the clients arrives with an unexpected plan for his session...
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