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Our top ten films of 2017

Deputy Film Editor Jamie McEvoy presents the best films of the past year, as voted by Mancunion Film

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Review: The Disaster Artist

James Franco directs and stars in the story behind the making of the ‘greatest bad movie ever made’

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Rugby League World Cup Final 2017: Australia 6-0 England

England’s dreams of World Cup glory end in heartbreak as Australia clinch their second consecutive title in the competition

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Rugby League World Cup 2017 – Semi Final Round-up

With Australia, Fiji, Tonga and England all contending for a place in the final, who came out victorious in the last four?

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Review: Suburbicon

George Clooney’s latest directorial feature brings an unproduced Coen Brothers story to the big screen, starring Matt Damon and Julianne Moore

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Rugby League World Cup 2017 – Quarter Finals Round-up

After a thrilling weekend of games in the last eight, it’s time to recap which teams are packing their bags, and who will be fighting for a place in the final

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Review: Kaleidoscope

Toby Jones is directed by his brother in a claustrophobic, psychological thriller which impresses despite a precarious plot

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Rugby League World Cup 2017 – group stage round-up

Three weeks into the Rugby League World Cup and the group stages are over, but which nations will be returning in the knock-out stages?

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Review: Happy Death Day

This slasher flick from the writer of Paranormal Activity acknowledges its glaring similarities with Groundhog Day, yet fails to justify them

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Review: Jigsaw

The eighth instalment in the Saw series throws audiences into an agonising game of boredom and predictability

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Review: The Bay Horse Tavern

Same pub but different ownership, this re-branded Northern Quarter bar/restaurant is an affordable yet high quality dining option

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Preview: Rugby League World Cup 2017

With co-host nation Australia playing England on Friday, Jamie McEvoy briefs us ahead of this year’s World Cup down under in Oceania