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The Third Wife

Inspired by the history of director Ash Mayfair’s family, The Third Wife is a coming-of-age story in a time when women were rarely given a voice.  Set in late 19th Century rural Vietnam, fourteen-year-old May is given away in a...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Batman: Hush

DC Universe Animated Original Movies are direct-to-video releases based on some of DC’s best-known and best-loved storylines. Batman: Hush is their 13th outing in a series which, while done on a budget, are also done with flair...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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Us

For his debut feature film Us director Jordan Peele delivered Get Out, a film that resonated with audiences and will no doubt be poured over by generations to come. So his sophomore effort was always going to be a tall order. H...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Come Back To The 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean

In a Woolworth’s, in a small town not far from where film star  James Dean shot Giant, his fan club reunite for an Altman-esque exploration of life, love, hope, and fear.  The film is based on a Ed Graczyk’s 1976 stage-pl...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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The Doors: The Final Cut

With films celebrating the lives of Freddie Mercury and Elton John currently doing big business StudioCanal’s 4k restoration of Oliver Stone’s seminal Jim Morrison biopic couldn’t be more timely— or more impressive. Remastered ...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Fighting With My Family

Professional Wrestling, all fake right? For the love of The Rock never say that to a wrestling fan. But while we’re at it, let’s make it clear, movies are fake as well. You still take endless enjoyment and entertainment out of ...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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Odette

This year, StudioCanal continues their run of British war film re-releases with a spectacular, 4k 16-bit restoration of the true-life tale of French-born war heroine, Odette Sansom.  Leaving behind her three young daughters and...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Kind Hearts & Coronets

Kind Hearts & Coronets is often cited as the perfect Ealing Comedy but it’s also the most atypical. Director Robert Hamer, who co-wrote much of the script, expressed his intention to make a film “not noticeably similar to a...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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I Was Monty’s Double

Arguably no-one made better war films than the British in that golden era, in the 50s and 60s, when the UK still had vibrant movie industry who were willing tell stories about more than posh folk or East End gangsters. Neither ...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Can You Ever Forgive Me? is a film that surprises and delights in equal measure. Although, on paper, a crime-caper of sorts, this true-life tale of literary forgery is actually much, much more. It’s a film about friendship, and...