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Liv Tylerin Onegin

Onegin

    The world has grown wary of the costume drama since the heyday of Room with a View. To put bums of seats these days Stan Lee has to be involved at some level.

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Before Sunset

This 2004 follow-up to Richard Linlater’s 1995 Before Sunrise is a first-date movie for people who fancy themselves as having more going on upstairs. But grey matter to one side, do you need to have

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Robert Downey Jr, Michael Douglas and Tobey Maguire

Wonder Boys

      Michael Douglas plays the college prof with one book under his belt and a smart-ass student (Tobey Maguire) about to steal his thunder with his debut novel, which is going to be

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Winona Ryder and Angelina Jolie in Girl, Interrupted

Girl, Interrupted

    Girl, Interrupted tells the real-life story of Susanna Kaysen, who wrote the original memoir about her enforced stay at a mental hospital in the 1960s. She was banged up after a pills overdose

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Together aka Tillsammans

    There’s something very funny and fairly tragic about Lukas Moodysson’s 2000 film set on a Swedish commune called Tillsammans (or Together, in English). It’s set in 1975, just as the Spanish dictator Franco

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Donald Sutherland and Elliott Gould in a publicity shot for Mash

Mash

      An on-screen statement, put there at the behest of a nervous film studio, claims this film is about the goings-on at a field hospital during the Korean War. That statement apart, this

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Kate Hudson and Patrick Fugit in Almost Famous

Almost Famous

    Almost Famous follows teenage Rolling Stone wannabe William Miller (Patrick Fugit) on his trek across America as he tries to get an interview with Stillwater, a band on the verge of making it.

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Ray Winstone in Sexy Beast

Sexy Beast

      A simple story from first-time feature director Jonathan Glazer – an advertising hotshot who directed the famous Guinness “surfing horses” advert . It’s all about a retired tealeaf (make sure your dictionary

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Pierce Brosnan and Jamie Lee Curtis in The Tailor of Panama

The Tailor of Panama

      Between Bond movies The World Is Not Enough and Die Another Day, busy Pierce Brosnan managed to fit in two other projects. One of them was this adaptation of a John Le

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