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The Outsiders

It’s now impossible to watch The Outsiders, Coppola’s paean to delinquency and drive-ins, without referencing what’s happened, since, to its cast, a group of young relative unknowns who would bestride the 1980s and, in one or t...
 
 
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Outside The Law

It is a sign of the Algerian War’s contemporary relevance in French society that Rachid Bouchareb’s Outside the Law star-studded Cannes premier was lined, not only by spectators and photographers, but by riot police...
 

 
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Our Day Will Come

Ginge. Ginger minger. Carrot top. Rusty crotch. T sparks. Copper balls. Gingervitus. Bloodnut. Daywalker. Ranga.
 
 
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One Day

By Erykah Brackenbury. After a failed attempt at coitus, Dexter (Jim Sturgess) and Emma (Anne Hathaway) agree to remain friends. One Day visits their lives on every 15 July.
 

 
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Outside The Law

By Jamie Steiner. In Days of Glory (2006), director Rachid Bouchareb explored the often maligned French-Algerian soldiers who fought alongside their colonial ‘masters’ with exceptional bravery despite having never set foot in F...
 
 
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Oranges & Sunshine

Jim Loach’s first film Oranges And Sunshine is a sobering film about the forced deportation of English children to Australia which occurred during the 1940s, 50s and 60s. Disturbingly, many parents were told that their ch...
 

 
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Of Gods And Men DVD/BR

A delicate and poignant film that transcends its simple origins to become something altogether mesmerizing.
 
 
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The Oath DVD

The story of two men who meet in Yemen in the mid-1990s and join Al Qaida, only to end up taking very different paths in life, Laura Poitras’s The Oath is constructed more in the manner of a political thriller than an ord...
 

 
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Ordinary Execution, An

Set in the last few days of Stalin’s reign, An Ordinary Execution is the Soviet Union’s history re-written; a story about the imagined encounter between the ailing dictator and a young doctor, Anna. Blessed, or rath...
 
 
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Outcast

Most people, when they think of Edinburgh, they think of the Castle; dark and brooding, glowering down at the city from atop a volcanic plug. They think of the Festival; students putting on a show, comics looking for their big ...