Scene from Murnau's Faust

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Jean-Louis Trintignant and Emmanuelle Riva

18 March 2013-03-18

Out in the UK this week         Amour (Artificial Eye, cert 12, Blu-ray/DVD) Whatever you say about the director of Hidden or Funny Games,  no one does “pitiless gaze” quite as well

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Tom Cruise in Jack Reacher

22 April 2013-04-22

Available in the UK this week   Jack Reacher (Paramount, cert 15, Blu-ray/DVD) In this adaptation of the Lee Child novel One Shot, vigilante investigator Jack Reacher is called in to clear the name of

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Brad Pitt in Fury

16 February 2015-02-16

  Out in the UK This Week     The Babadook (Icon, cert 15) The Babadook is a horror story about a nervous lone mum with a hyperactive and emotionally fractious six/seven-year-old child who was

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Marcelo Alonso and Robert Fariás in The Club

30 May 2016-05-30

  Out This Week   The Club (Network, cert 18) Chilean film-maker Pablo Larraín’s seething drama is set in a remote safe house where a group of disgraced Catholic priests are living under the steely

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Emma Stone and Joaquin Phoenix in Irrational Man

18 January 2016-01-18

Out This Week     99 Homes (StudioCanal, cert 15) The subprime meltdown done as Faustian pact, with Andrew Garfield as a naive jobless carpenter going to work for the unscrupulous property developer – it’s Michael

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See what I mean about mood? James Wan's The Conjuring

9 December 2013-12-09

Out in the UK This Week     The Conjuring (Warner, cert 15, Blu-ray/DVD) A family living out in the boonies is terrorised by a demon spirit in this moody horror film directed by James

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Keanu Reeves in John Wick

7 September 2015-09-07

  Out This Week   John Wick (Warner, cert 15) Like some kind of undead film star, Keanu Reeves manages magnificent returns every few years – Speed, The Matrix and now John Wick, a super-sleek

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The Homesman

23 March 2015-03-23

  Out in the UK This Week     Winter Sleep (New Wave, cert 15) The Turkish director Nuri Bilge Ceylan’s latest thing of recalcitrant beauty is three hours long and breaks down neatly into

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Toby Jones in Berberian Sound Studio

4 January 2013-01-04

Out in the UK This Week Berberian Sound Studio (Artificial Eye, cert 15, Blu-ray/DVD) “A dangerously aroused goblin prowls the dormitory” – a line that says it all from the never-seen film that soundman Toby

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