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July 14, 2010

Danny Deckchair

Danny is an average guy who uses gags and pranks to liven up his blue-collar life. While his friends watch helplessly from below, Danny accidentally ends up taking off in a deck chair strapped to giant helium-filled balloons. He decides to start a whole new life in the town where he crash-lands. That is until his old life catches up him.

Lots of fun. ~Mike

Askwith Media Library 39038-D

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Paradise now

The story of what may be the last 48 hours in the lives of two Palestinian men who have been recruited as suicide bombers. When they are intercepted at the Israeli border, a young woman who discovers their plan causes them to reconsider their actions.

Truly a must see although heartbreaking. ~Mike

Askwith Media Library 42156-D

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The most terrible time in my life

Detective Maiku Hama navigates the Yokohama underworld with super cool threads and two-fisted street smarts. But when he comes to the aid of a Taiwanese waiter at a local parlor, the unflappable Hama has no idea what he's in for. Though seemingly a luckless immigrant on the threshold of Yokohama's gutter, Hama's client holds the secret to a ferocious gangland revenge triangle that soon has bullets, fists, and severed fingers flying.

One for the personal collection. ~Mike

Askwith Media Library 42394-D and 37600-D

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Saudi Solutions

Profiles several professional Saudi women in order to understand what it means to be a modern woman in a fundamentalist Islamic society.

Insightful ~Mike

Askwith Media Library 43644-D

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Air Guitar Nation

A battle of naked ambition played out on the national and, ultimately, world stage, Chronicle the birth of the US Air Guitar Championships as legions of aspiring rock stars live out their dreams on a quest to become the world champion.

You have to see it to believe it. ~Mike

Askwith Media Library 45879-D

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Munna bhai M.B.B.S.

Comedy film about Munnabhai, a Bombay goonda, who lives happily with his gang, threatening people. During his upright father's annual visit, the gang pretends to be running a charity hospital. When his father tries to arrange a marriage, the ruse is discovered. So Munna enrolls in medical college.

Very funny, very sweet not necessarily standard Bollywood. ~Mike

Askwith Media Library 45652-D

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