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Stairway to Heaven

Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger United Kingdom, 1946

JCPJD's rating of the film A Matter of Life and Death

My third P&P film, and probably my last. I know 'The Red Shoes' is Scorcese's favourite film, but I just don't get it. I'm British, so maybe that has something to do with it. All that tweed, those accents, the stiff upper lips and jingoism. I hate it all. This is the best one I've seen as there are some great sequences, but it's lumpy as hell and just a bit naff. Brexiters love this stuff. And Johnny foreigners.