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The Referees

There isn’t much left unknown about football, the all-conquering global sport, but referees are probably the last part of the game with an air of mystery about them.
 
 
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Flaw, The

The flaw was there was no ceiling Last year we had three major cinema-released documentaries on the economic crisis. Michael Moore’s Capitalism: A Love Story, the Oscar-winning Inside Job, and Alex Gibney’s Client 9.
 

 
B
 

Bobby Fischer Against…

It might seem unbelievable now but back in the 1970s, at the height of the Cold War, the world watched, breathless, as the Superpowers slugged it out for supremacy – over a chessboard.
 
 
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Light Thief, The

One of the great things about world cinema is you get insights into different cultures that you don’t always get from documentaries, which are usually an outside-looking-in view.
 

 
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Fire In Babylon

These days with the likes of global warming, terrorism, social oppression and the small matter of the economic collapse preoccupying documentary maker’s minds, it’s very rare we are presented with a heat-felt documentry documen...
 
 
B
 

Blitz

Mono-syllabic muscleman Jason ‘The Stats’ Statham takes centre stage in this gritty British crime thriller as a dour, punch first-questions later copper Detective Sergeant Tom Brant on the trail of a Police killin’ psychopath i...
 

 
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Last Night

It’s been a quiet year on the big screen for our Keira. Shying away from her role as Elizabeth Swan in the latest Pirates of the Caribbean motion was perhaps the wisest move of her career, opting instead for the stage in Childr...
 
 
C
 

Cold Weather DVD

An original little caper yarn that refuses to conform to expectations
 

 
B
 

Black Swan

Aronofsky’s frantic visuals combined with Portman’s hypnotic performance form an incredibly haunting opus.
 
 
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Horrible Bosses

People will tell you that you should always write what you know. Admittedly they’re normally the kind of people who couldn’t write the f-word on a dusty Venetian blind. Ask yourself; do you really want to watch a film about wha...