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The Party (2017)

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A comedy wrapped around a tragedy. It starts as a celebration and ends with blood on the floor.

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A comedy wrapped around a tragedy. It starts as a celebration and ends with blood on the floor.

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A comedy of tragic proportions.

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Filmed on a West London studio set in two weeks. See more »

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When I am laid in earth
(Dido's Lament)
from "Dido and Aeneas"
Written by Henry Purcell
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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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