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Film & TV

20th Century Women – Film Review

Director: Mike Mills Starring: Annette Bening, Elle Fanning, Greta Gerwig, Billy Crudup and Lucas Jade Zumann Release Date: Feb 10 This is a film about sex, women and becoming a man. Before flashbacks of American Pie start dancing…

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Rings – Film Review

Director: F. Javier Gutierrez Starring: Matilda Anna Ingrid Lutz, Alex Roe and Johnny Galecki Release Date: Out Now “Having a vision doesn’t mean you understand what it means!” cries Vincent D’Onofrio toward the climax of Rings. For those…

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Denial – Film Review

Director: Mick Jackson Starring: Rachel Weisz, Tom Wilkinson and Timothy Spall Release Date: Out Now Denial is based on the true events of Holocaust denier, David Irving (Spall) and his libel case against historian Deborah E. Lipstadt (Weisz).

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Toni Erdmann – Film Review

Director: Maren Ade Starring: Sandra Hüller, Peter Simonischek and Michael Wittenborn Release Date: Feb 3 Toni Erdmann is the alter ego of Winfried Conradi (Simonischek), a father who feels the need to construct this comical alias in order…

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T2 Trainspotting – Film Review

Director: Danny Boyle Starring: Ewan McGregor, Johnny Lee Miller, Robert Carlyle and Ewen Bremner Release Date:  Jan 27 T2 is a film desired by fans rather than by its own narrative. And director Danny Boyle is more than…

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Jackie – Film Review

Director: Pablo Larraín Starring: Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard, Billy Crudup and Greta Gerwig Release date: January 20 The 20th of January 2017 marks inauguration day in the US, the moment on which the transition of power shifts from…

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Underworld: Blood Wars – Film Review

Director: Anna Foerster Starring: Kate Beckinsale, Theo James, Tobias Menzies, Laura Pulver and Charles Dance Release Date: 13 Jan Haemophobia sufferers beware! The Underworld saga has returned for its fifth instalment, entitled “Blood Wars”, which is one promise…

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Monster Trucks – Film Review

Director: Chris Wedge Starring: Lucas Till, Jane Levy and Rob Lowe Release Date: 26 Dec One could describe the plot of Monster Trucks as the story of an unstoppable American behemoth and its insatiable quest for oil. Contrary…