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Juliette Binoche and Kristen Stewart in Clouds of Sils Maria

27 July 2015-07-27

  Out in the UK This Week   Clouds of Sils Maria (Artificial Eye, cert 15) Olivier Assayas follows Something in the Air, his largely autobiographical personal meditation on the aftermath of the events of

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Imogen Poots and Anton Yelchin, Green Room

12 September 2016-09-12

  Out This Week     Green Room (Altitude, cert 18) Jeremy Saulnier’s follow-up to his debut subjects a band of likeable punk nobodies to sustained extreme attack by a gang of neo-Nazi thugs. If

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Agata Trzebuchowska in Ida

24 November 2014-11-24

    Out in the UK This Week     Ida (Artificial Eye, cert 12, Blu-ray/DVD/digital) Pawel Pawlikowski’s thematic follow-up to 2004’s My Summer of Love is a drama about a novice nun in early

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Tadanobo Asano (in horse's head) and Nathalia Acevedo in Ruined Heart

7 December 2015-12-07

  Out This Week   Trainwreck (Universal, cert 15) Amy Schumer takes that slightly fey, dizzy-smart, passive-aggressive female comedy type (Greta Gerwig, Lena Dunham, Jenny Slate, Desiree Akhavan) and sticks a rocket up front and

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Daniel Craig and Léa Seydoux in Spectre

22 February 2016-02-22

  Out This Week   Spectre (Fox, cert 12) Trope is what they should have called this film, rather than Spectre, though god knows the spectre of so many old Bond movies hangs over a

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Mark Stanley as a soldier in a minefield in Kajaki

8 June 2015-06-08

  Out This Week     Kajaki (Spirit, cert 15) To find a really good, really British war film (so, no, not Ridley Scott’s Black Hawk Down or Stanley Kubrick’s Full Metal Jacket, both of

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Ryan Gosling, Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Brad Pitt

16 May 2016-05-16

  Out This Week     The Big Short (Paramount, cert 15) What is a mortgage backed security, a sub-prime loan or a credit default swap? At an early stage in this hugely entertaining film

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Ian McKellen as Sherlock Holmes in Mr Holmes

12 October 2015-10-12

  Out This Week     Mr Holmes (EOne, cert PG) A bit of a something and nothing here, with Ian McKellen playing a crusty 90-something Sherlock Holmes coming to terms with the loss of

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17 December 2012-12-17

All distribution, certification, DVD/Blu-ray info applies to UK only   The Snows of Kilimanjaro (Cinefile, cert 15, DVD) Tonally similar to his Marius et Jeannette from 1997, Robert Guédiguian’s latest drama, about a Marseilles union

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