UCL CENTRE FOR LANGUAGES & INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION (CLIE)

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Hong Kong nihilism. December 22, a street quarrel leads to the death of a gang leader's son. Next day, he seeks revenge on his brother, a rival boss. He calls on Liu, a fixer, to import a hit man from the mainland. Lai Fu, a tough and youthful hick, arrives with a day pass.

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Hong Kong nihilism. December 22, a street quarrel leads to the death of a gang leader's son. Next day, he seeks revenge on his brother, a rival boss. He calls on Liu, a fixer, to import a hit man from the mainland. Lai Fu, a tough and youthful hick, arrives with a day pass.

In Mexico, two teenage boys and an attractive older woman embark on a road trip and learn a thing or two about life, friendship, sex, and each other.

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In Mexico, two teenage boys and an attractive older woman embark on a road trip and learn a thing or two about life, friendship, sex, and each other.

A senior chef lives with his three grown daughters; the middle one finds her future plans affected by unexpected events and the life changes of the other household members.

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A senior chef lives with his three grown daughters; the middle one finds her future plans affected by unexpected events and the life changes of the other household members.

A crafty ronin comes to a town divided by two criminal gangs and decides to play them against each other to free the town.

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A crafty ronin comes to a town divided by two criminal gangs and decides to play them against each other to free the town.

A single mother's life is thrown into turmoil after her struggling, rarely-seen younger brother returns to town.

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A single mother's life is thrown into turmoil after her struggling, rarely-seen younger brother returns to town.

Jesper is a soldier in the German army. Although his brother was killed whilst serving in Afghanistan, he nevertheless reports for a new tour of duty in this war zone.

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Jesper is a soldier in the German army. Although his brother was killed whilst serving in Afghanistan, he nevertheless reports for a new tour of duty in this war zone.

An allegorical comedy centered on two childhood sweethearts who seem destined for one another until the women of their isolated village...

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An allegorical comedy centered on two childhood sweethearts who seem destined for one another until the women of their isolated village...

The goalkeeper of a little-known soccer team is kidnapped by a Argentinean government squad and sent to a detention center. After months of torture, he plots his escape with three other young men.

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The goalkeeper of a little-known soccer team is kidnapped by a Argentinean government squad and sent to a detention center. After months of torture, he plots his escape with three other young men.

Two boys growing up in a violent neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro take different paths: one becomes a photographer, the other a drug dealer.

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Two boys growing up in a violent neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro take different paths: one becomes a photographer, the other a drug dealer.

A wacky inventor and his wife invite two other couples for a weekend party at a romantic summer house in the 1900s countryside.

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A wacky inventor and his wife invite two other couples for a weekend party at a romantic summer house in the 1900s countryside.

In 1990, to protect his fragile mother from a fatal shock after a long coma, a young man must keep her from learning that her beloved nation of East Germany as she knew it has disappeared.

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In 1990, to protect his fragile mother from a fatal shock after a long coma, a young man must keep her from learning that her beloved nation of East Germany as she knew it has disappeared.

When ordered by his father to avenge the death of his older brother, a young man questions the tradition of violence between two rival families.

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When ordered by his father to avenge the death of his older brother, a young man questions the tradition of violence between two rival families.

An English family relocates to sunny Greece in the months before WWII.

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An English family relocates to sunny Greece in the months before WWII.

  • Kundun

  • Martin Scorsese , 2010

From childhood to adulthood, Tibet\'s fourteenth Dalai Lama deals with Chinese oppression and other problems.

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From childhood to adulthood, Tibet\'s fourteenth Dalai Lama deals with Chinese oppression and other problems.

A young boy accidentally discovers a deep hole in the ground, where another boy is kept prisoner.

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A young boy accidentally discovers a deep hole in the ground, where another boy is kept prisoner.

Jake Blues, just out from prison, puts together his old band to save the Catholic home where he and brother Elwood were raised.

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Jake Blues, just out from prison, puts together his old band to save the Catholic home where he and brother Elwood were raised.

A headstrong young woman returns to New Orleans after the death of her estranged mother.

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A headstrong young woman returns to New Orleans after the death of her estranged mother.

A psychopathic criminal with a mother complex makes a daring break from prison and leads his old gang in a chemical plant payroll heist.

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A psychopathic criminal with a mother complex makes a daring break from prison and leads his old gang in a chemical plant payroll heist.

Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg creates the social networking website that would become known as Facebook, but is later sued by two brothers who claimed he stole their idea, and the co-founder who was later squeezed out of the business.

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Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg creates the social networking website that would become known as Facebook, but is later sued by two brothers who claimed he stole their idea, and the co-founder who was later squeezed out of the business.

German. A young woman steals $40,000 from her employer's client, and subsequently encounters a young motel proprietor too long under the domination of his mother.

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German. A young woman steals $40,000 from her employer's client, and subsequently encounters a young motel proprietor too long under the domination of his mother.

Having recently been uprooted to Milan, Rocco and his four brothers each look for a new way in life when a prostitute comes between Rocco and his brother Simone.

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Having recently been uprooted to Milan, Rocco and his four brothers each look for a new way in life when a prostitute comes between Rocco and his brother Simone.

  • Rocco et ses Frères (Rocco and His Brothers) (Please ask at Reception for DVD)

  • Luchino Visconti , 1960

Having recently been uprooted to Milan, Rocco and his four brothers each look for a new way in life when a prostitute comes between Rocco and his brother Simone.

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Having recently been uprooted to Milan, Rocco and his four brothers each look for a new way in life when a prostitute comes between Rocco and his brother Simone.

Determined to have a normal family life once his mother gets out of prison, a Scottish teenager from a tough background sets out to raise the money for a home.

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Determined to have a normal family life once his mother gets out of prison, a Scottish teenager from a tough background sets out to raise the money for a home.

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Mabel, a wife and mother, is loved by her husband Nick but her madness proves to be a problem in the marriage.

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Mabel, a wife and mother, is loved by her husband Nick but her madness proves to be a problem in the marriage.

An old man makes a long journey by tractor to mend his relationship with an ill brother.

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An old man makes a long journey by tractor to mend his relationship with an ill brother.

An undercover state cop who infiltrated a Mafia clan and a mole in the police force working for the same mob race to track down and identify each other before being exposed to the enemy.

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An undercover state cop who infiltrated a Mafia clan and a mole in the police force working for the same mob race to track down and identify each other before being exposed to the enemy.

  • A Kiss Before Dying (Macmillan Readers 5)

  • Ira Levin , Macmillan , 2005

It was nearly dark in the small room near the Stoddard University campus. The two people in the room that Sunday evening were both second-year students at the college. They were looking at each other in silence. The handsome young man was angry. His plans had been working so well. And now this news had come! But he wasn't going to show his anger. He turned, and he smiled at the young woman sitting on the bed.

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It was nearly dark in the small room near the Stoddard University campus. The two people in the room that Sunday evening were both second-year students at the college. They were looking at each other in silence. The handsome young man was angry. His plans had been working so well. And now this news had come! But he wasn't going to show his anger. He turned, and he smiled at the young woman sitting on the bed.

  • Alexander The Great (Penguin Readers 4)

  • Fiona Beddall , Penguin , 2004

Alexander the Great became king of Macedonia at the age of twenty. When he died, twelve years later, he ruled the biggest empire that the world had ever known. Many people died as he and his army fought their way east. But he became a hero to many others, and his achievements were extraordinary

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Alexander the Great became king of Macedonia at the age of twenty. When he died, twelve years later, he ruled the biggest empire that the world had ever known. Many people died as he and his army fought their way east. But he became a hero to many others, and his achievements were extraordinary

  • Bleak House (Macmillan Readers 6)

  • Charles Dickens , Macmillan , 2005

"Your mother, Esther, was your disgrace and you are hers." These words were Esther's earliest memory. But who was Esther's mother? What was the disgrace? And why did the ghost walk at Chesney Wold?

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"Your mother, Esther, was your disgrace and you are hers." These words were Esther's earliest memory. But who was Esther's mother? What was the disgrace? And why did the ghost walk at Chesney Wold?