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Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004, 1hr 48, rated 15) 

Another film from the early noughties this week and, conveniently, another one that’s available on both Amazon Prime and Netflix.   Winner of the 2004 Oscar for Best Original Screenplay and from the screenwriter behind Being John Malkovich and Adaptation, this week’s movie on the Streamers Film Club is the unforgettable romantic drama, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind. 

 If you’ve an Amazon Prime subscriber, you’ll find it here or if you have Netflix, use this link.  Either way, it’s available free as part of your subscription – enjoy.

“Audacious, thought-provoking and ruefully funny.” New York Post     “As wonderful as it is weird” Empire    

Heartbroken that his girlfriend Clementine (Kate Winslet) underwent a procedure to erase him from her memory, Joel Barish (Jim Carrey) decides to do the same. However, as he watches his memories of her fade away, he realizes that he still loves her, and may be too late to correct his mistake.

In case you are still undecided, here’s the trailer

The critics said …

Empire: 4 stars  Total Film: 4 stars  Rotten Tomatoes: 93%  IMDB user score: 8.4/10 

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