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Lucas Hill-Paul

Fuse FM's Head of Podcasting, Co-Host of the Take Three Podcast, Mancunion Film Contributor
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Review: The Florida Project

Willem Dafoe stars in a charming drama from Tangerine director Sean Baker

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Review – Stranger Things 2

Lucas Hill-Paul journeys into the Upside Down as the long-awaited Stranger Things 2 arrives on Netflix

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Review – Paddington 2

Everyone’s favourite duffle-coated-bear returns for the second time on the big screen, alongside a star-studded cast

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Review – Call Me By Your Name

Armie Hammer stars in a beautiful adaptation of André Aciman’s novel which celebrates and meditates on homosexuality

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Review: The Death of Stalin

From the creator of The Thick of It comes an anachronistic comedy that proves anything can, and should be made fun of

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Top Five: Neo-Noir Films

With the sequel to Blade Runner, a modern film noir first, science-fiction second, released this month, Lucas counts down his favourite neo-noirs

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Review: Daphne

Emily Beecham shines above the rest in this neurotic indie drama

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Review: Flatliners

Perhaps the characters in Flatliners shouldn’t have come back to life

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Review: Kingsman: The Golden Circle

Matthew Vaughn’s latest sequel is “bonkers”, but is it brilliant?

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Review: IT

IT is one of the new “action-horror” hybrids to join the genre

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Review: Death Note

Adam Wingard fumbles Netflix-backed adaptation of much-loved anime Death Note

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Review: Okja

How a CGI superpig could be Netflix’s saving grace