Scene from Murnau's Faust

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Margot Robbie and Leonardo DiCaprio in The Wolf of Wall Street

19 May 2014-05-19

Out in the UK This Week     The Wolf of Wall Street (Universal, cert 18, Blu-ray/DVD) Scorsese’s best film since Casino continues his trend towards flabby film-making films. Twenty minutes can, and let’s hope

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Toma Cuzin as the escaped Gypsy in Aferim!

14 December 2015-12-14

  Out This Week   Aferim! (StudioCanal, cert 18) In spite of the fact that it won the Silver Bear at Berlin, Aferim! had no proper cinema release in the UK, and even its home

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3 December 2012-12-03

All distribution, certification, DVD/Blu-ray info applies to UK only     The Dark Knight Rises (Warner, cert 12, Blu-ray/DVD/Download) The series has been overpumped but Christopher Nolan’s third Batman film is definitely the best of

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Michael Parks and Justin Long in Tusk

25 May 2015-05-25

  Out This Week   Tusk (Sony, cert 15) After the wobble of Red State, Kevin Smith seems to have got his midlife crisis out of the way and now roars back to form with

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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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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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George Clooney in Hail, Caesar

27 June 2016-06-27

  Out This Week   Hail, Caesar (Universal, cert 12) To describe the Coen brothers’ Hail, Caesar as a love letter to Hollywood is to understate the woozy, delirium of these two middle aged men

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Keira Knightley and Benedict Cumberbatch in The Imitation Game

9 March 2015-03-09

Out in the UK This Week The Imitation Game (StudioCanal, cert 12) Benedict Cumberbatch plays code-breaking genius Alan Turing as an Asperger’s Kenneth More in this superior biopic set in the era of stiff upper

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Lauren McQueen in The Violators

25 July 2016-07-25

  Out This Week   Disorder (Soda, cert 15) Like Ang Lee’s Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Disorder is a love story masquerading as something else – a home-invasion thriller, in this case – and so

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