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  1. Homeless man admits mugging frail 92-year-old widower for A 5...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Mail

    ... He did not require hospital treatment. The retired cameraman who worked on films including the 1947 classic Brighton Rock with Richard Attenborough - said he had been left 'flailing like a seal' after the attack. Speaking before the arrest, Mr Evans ...

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  2. Watch shocking moment Welsh pensioner is mugged in 'sickening robbery' for just A 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | IcNetwork

    Cameraman Stanley Evans, 93, who worked on classic films including Brighton Rock, was shoved to the floor in a block of flats A man has admitted carrying out a "callous and sickening" robbery, knocking down a frail pensioner for just A 5. Soloman Bygraves followed Stanley Evans, 93, into his block of flats and pushed him over as he lunged for his wallet. Mr Evans, a retired photographer who is originally from Cardigan in West Wales, remained on the ground in the entrance to the flats in Soho, central London, for five minutes.

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  3. Man, 29, arrested after 93-year-old widower was mugged for a fiver outside his homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Daily Mail

    ... to his flat and raise the alarm Mr Evans - a retired cameraman who worked on films including the 1947 classic Brighton Rock with Richard Attenborough - said he was left 'flailing like a seal' after the incident. Describing it, Mr Evans said: 'I've ...

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  4. University arts centre to be renamed in memory of Richard AttenboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | The Argus

    The Gardner Arts Centre will be rechristened as the Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts as part of a multimillion pound refurbishment in memory of the actor. The Brighton Rock star was also a former chancellor at the University of Sussex and arts centre is on the university's campus.

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  5. David Attenborough: I'll never get over death of brother Dickie"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | The Argus

    ... other, who was chancellor of the University of Sussex for a decade and starred in the original film version of Brighton Rock, in the week before his death last August when he was a "shadow of his former self".

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  6. Solarmovie]~ Before I Go To Sleep *full Movie* Dvd High QualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | O'Reilly

    ... In "Before I Go to Sleep," Nicole Kidman plays an amnesiac who But this movie, directed by Rowan Joffe ("Brighton Rock"), doesn't have an ounce of levity. A version of this review appears in print on October 31, 2014, Before I Go to Sleep HD English ...

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  7. Full screen ahead for Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Cornish Guardian

    ... the dark and moving drama Hyena, a film of raw and unrestrained emotion, and for classic film noir followers Brighton Rock, the 1947 British feature directed by John Boulting and starring the late Lord Richard Attenborough as the teen-aged hoodlum ...

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  8. One star for Kidman's 'Before I Go To Sleep'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... life? The second film by British director Rowan Joffe (who did somewhat better in 2010's period crime drama Brighton Rock) squeezes a few minutes of suspense from the mystery before it unravels, turning to sheer claptrap. Claptrap may be too strong ...

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  9. Thinking Big with iconic imagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | The Argus

    Arts company Brighton Think Big have completed the giant mural off George Street, Hove, following a month of hard spraying and rolling. These images include Richard Attenborough in Brighton Rock, historic images of George Street and Hove Lawns and bathing beach beauties from the 1950s.

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  10. Nicole Kidman, intriguing direction offer what life Before I Go to Sleep hasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Nashville Scene

    ... Rowan Joffe, making his sophomore effort here after 2011's forgotten remake of the British gangster film Brighton Rock , is a talent to watch as a filmmaker, if not necessarily as a storyteller. His script offers no real stakes for the characters, ...

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  11. Movie Review: Before I Go To SleepRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Entertainment Weekly

    ... her unable to create new memories. Writer/director Rowan Joffe, who also made the taut crime family biography Brighton Rock , uses Kidman to excellent effect. Even at her most centered and calm, Kidman grants Christine a perpetual internal ...

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  12. Before I Go to SleepRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... very beginning of "Before I Go to Sleep," this premise feels faulty, at best. As directed by Rowan Joffe (" Brighton Rock "), the opening scenes make it clear that this is not a film with actual characters or relatable people within it. There's no ...

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  13. 'Before I Go To Sleep' review: Nicole Kidman snoozes, losesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... fair, it bears some signs of class. It was written and directed by Rowan Joffe, who did that good updating of "Brighton Rock" a while back. It's crisply photographed in lush English locations. Oh and it co-stars the always-excellent Colin Firth, as ...

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  14. 'Before I Go to Sleep' movie review: Psychological thriller plays like 'Memento' liteRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | NOLA.com

    ... fair, it bears some signs of class. It was written and directed by Rowan Joffe, who did that good updating of "Brighton Rock" a while back. It's crisply photographed in lush English locations. Oh and it co-stars the always-excellent Colin Firth , as ...

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  15. Movies: 'Horns' reviewed along with new, recent filmsRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | Lake Forester

    ... accident learns disturbing information that causes her to question everyone around her. Rowan Joffe ("Brighton Rock") wrote and directed the drama. CITIZENFOUR Rated R for language Stars: Edward Snowden, Laura Poitras, Glenn Greenwald, Ewen ...

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  16. Movie review: 'Before I Go to Sleep' a yawn-inducing thrillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... caused her amnesia, she wonders whether she can trust her husband or her doctor. Writer-director Rowan Joffe ("Brighton Rock"), adapting an S.J. Watson novel, tries to cover for the script's repetition and lack of genuine thrills by drenching it all ...

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  17. Movie review: Kidman, Firth star in eminently forgettable Before I Go to SleepRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... of Christopher Nolan know it as Memento syndrome. Before I Go to Sleep was adapted by director Rowan Joffe (Brighton Rock) from the popular novel by S.J. Watson. In the book, Christine starts keeping a diary so she can catch up on who she is every ...

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  18. Nicole Kidman the best part of 'Before I Go to Sleep'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... star turn by Nicole Kidman, this memory-loss tale might be entirely, well, forgettable. Director Rowan Joffe ("Brighton Rock"), who adapted the script from the bestselling novel by S.J. Watson, takes such a somber, measured approach, viewers may ...

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  19. Nicole Kidman loses memory in wobbly thriller 'Before I Go to Sleep'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... life? The second film by British director Rowan Joffe (who did somewhat better in 2010's period crime drama "Brighton Rock") squeezes a few minutes of suspense from the mystery before it unravels, turning to sheer claptrap. Claptrap may be too ...

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  20. Before I Go to Sleep Is a Tidily Constructed PotboilerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Village Voice

    ... This is Joffe's second film as a director -- the first was the chilly little 2010 Graham Greene adaptation Brighton Rock -- and he knows what he's doing: If the story is a smidge predictable, at least the movie is pleasingly old-fashioned and ...

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