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Seven Psychopaths

With the main character of Seven Psychopaths, a drunken Irish screenwriter suffering from writer’s block
 
 
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Swandown

By – Laura Milnes – Two go mad in a pedalo – artist/film-maker Andrew Kötting and psycho-geographer Iain Sinclair traverse the waterways of the South East in their very ordinary art-house documentary.
 

 
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Shanghai

Period drama Shanghai, starring John Cusack and directed by Mikael Hafstrom, has all the visual ingredients to make it a gripping, sexy as hell thriller.
 
 
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Salute

With a big sporting summer approaching and in the wake of Asif Kapadia’s inspired documentary Senna, one can expect to find a variety of sporting movie knock-offs coming to cinemas looking to make a quick buck.
 

 
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Silver Linings Playbook

Never one to conform to genre or expectations, writer/director David O. Russell is something of a contradiction in Hollywood.  On the one hand you have the seven times Oscar-nominated The Fighter and the brilliant action thrill...
 
 
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The Squad

When all radio contact is lost with a remote military base high in the mountains, the Colombian authorities, fearing a terrorist attack, send a nine-man squad of soldiers in to investigate.
 

 
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Surviving Life

Anything can happen in dreams, but regardless of how bizarre, surreal or unlikely the occurences are, they usually seem to make total sense.
 
 
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Shake Hands With The Devil

You don’t have to be a worshipper at the shrine of James Cagney to find merit in Shake Hands with the Devil, but it is only likely to be those who consider him one of the greatest hard men in movie history who derive true pleas...
 

 
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The Sting

Paul Newman and Robert Redford reunite in this classic crime caper; out for revenge after his partner is murdered, a young conman seeks the help of a washed out former big time grifter to help him get even.
 
 
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Skyfall

According to Carly Simon “Nobody does it better,” than Her Majesty’s Secret Service’s finest, James Bond.  But over the last decade 007 has had to deal with all manner of rivals to the spy throne with Jason Bourne, Ethan Hunt a...