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Tiny Furniture

Lena Dunham’s second feature film as writer, director and star is a
 
 
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The Greatest Movie Ever Sold

Morgan Spurlock’s latest documentary (brought to you by POM Wonderful…) is an uproarious look at product placement and advertising in the entertainment industries, itself funded by product placement and sponsorships!
 

 
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Johnny English Reborn DVD

Rowan Atkinson returns as bumbling 007-esque hero Johnny English, and to say that the results are mixed would be kind to say the least.
 
 
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The First Movie

For many film lovers the first film they ever saw holds a special place in their heart.
 

 
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Taking Off

Whether it’s exploring Peter Jackson’s gore fuelled horror films, or Stanley Kubrick’s rarely seen Fear and Desire, there is a certain fascination to be found in discovering how future masters of their craft honed their cinemat...
 
 
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Orphans

Actor Peter Mullan’s 1998 feature debut as writer and director is a gritty, no holds barred Scottish drama mixing heartfelt agony and unexpected hilarity, resulting in a rich and powerful ensemble piece. This is a must see for ...
 

 
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Incendies

Sometimes you wish the horrors in a film were just that, part of a horror film without root in reality.
 
 
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Patagonia

Patagonia is a slight and quietly elegant film from Welsh director Marc Evans (Snow Cake).
 

 
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In A Better World

Why do we go to the cinema? For escapism, solitude, inspiration and perhaps to feel something outside of ourselves, deeper emotion than we might feel comfortable with in real life. The Oscar-winning In a Better World (15) prese...
 
 
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Life In A Day

With Life in a Day, producers Ridley and Tony Scott and director Kevin Macdonald have created an utterly unique cinematic concoction of real life stories, set on a literally international scale. The concept is simple: filmmaker...