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Les Misérables

Losing out to Bong Joon-ho’s awards darling Parasite in the Best International Feature Film category at the 92nd Academy Awards, Ladj Ly’s explosive crime drama Les Misérables would’ve been the winner any other year. A contempo...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Harry Dean Stanton: Hollywood’s Zen Rebel

On September 15th 2017, the great Harry Dean Stanton passed away at the age of 91. In a career that spanned more than six decades, the celebrated character actor appeared in some of the finest films of all time including The Go...

 
 
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Aprile (1998) and The Son’s Room (2001)

Debuting on UK Blu-ray for the first time with sparkling new restorations from StudioCanal, Aprile (1998) and The Son’s Room (2001) are two of many shining jewels in the crown of celebrated filmmaker Nanni Moretti. Released ind...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Finding Jack Charlton

Following the news that ’66 World Cup winner Sir Geoff Hurst stated he would donate his brain to science after research linked heading footballs to dementia, Gabriel Clarke and Pete Thomas’ poignant documentary Finding Jack Cha...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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Patrick

In a time when originality in film continues to fade as we drown in remakes, reboots and superheroes, filmmaker Tim Mielants is here to save the day with one of the quirkiest films of the decade. The film takes place in a Belgi...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Skyfire

Simon West, the director of such acclaimed classics as The Expendables 2 and Rick Astley’s Never Gonna Give You Up music video, isn’t exactly a name that exudes confidence in audiences. His latest effort is Skyfire, a disaster ...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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Le Cercle Rouge

One of the most famous heist movies of all time, acclaimed filmmaker Jean-Pierre Melville’s Le Cercle Rouge (The Red Circle) celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. StudioCanal are marking the milestone with a beautiful new ...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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La Haine

As 2020 becomes more and more fractured, films like Mathieu Kassovitz’s masterpiece La Haine only grow in resonance. Chronicling the aftermath of a violent riot in Paris, the film is a study of increasing tension through unrest...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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Breathless

Released in 1960, Jean-Luc Godard’s debut feature film Breathless – or À bout de souffle – is one of the most iconic films of all time. Responsible for ushering in the French New Wave, popularising the ‘jump cut’ and generally ...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Five Easy Pieces

Nominated for four Academy Awards and five Golden Globes, Five Easy Pieces is an unforgettable drama from celebrated filmmaker Bob Rafelson that sees Jack Nicholson at his very best – and thanks to The Criterion Collection, fin...