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This Is The Thing
(Thornton / Greenaall / Whittaker / Mackichan)
Published by Just Isn't Music Limited & Universal Music Publishing MGB Limited
Performed by Fink
Licensed courtesy of Ninja Tune Limited See more »
Netflix suggested I watch this after seeing 'Brighton Rock' and I can see why. The intensity of the characters' demise and their struggle to make sense of what happens makes for compelling viewing.The setting is everything, from the local football club to Battersea Bridge and all streets in between. While the characters don't cross over too much (which might make it a bit of a soap opera) they make subtle references which keeps the viewer guessing. I guess the theme is around disintegration and how we all cope when things seem to deteriorate. A really absorbing film, well worth a watch.
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