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Classic Review: Where is the Friend's Home?

“As long as the protagonist wants something, the audience will want something.” – David Mamet. This idea is well executed by the master filmmaker ...

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Top 5: Movie ending songs

5) 'Always Look on the Bright Side of Life' by Eric Idle – Monty Python's Life of Brian It may not be the most ...

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Review: Hardcore Henry

So we’re in Russia some time in the future and Henry is a cyborg and he’s on the run from an army of bad guys and ...

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Classic Review: Where is the Friend's Home?

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Top 5: Movie ending songs

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Review: Hardcore Henry

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Review: Hardcore Henry

Henry Scanlan reviews his Hardcore namesake

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Top 5: Movie ending songs

Sometimes a great piece of song-casting at the end of the picture can propel an already excellent film into greatness—here are the five best closing songs

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Classic Review: Where is the Friend’s Home?

Where is the Friend’s House?, the film that brought Abbas Kiarostami to attention, beautifully explores the Koker region of Iran

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TV Binge: The Walking Dead

The Walking Dead is a show that has reached highs and lows, and largely bases itself around a strict formula

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Top 5: Nuclear war movies

Nuclear war is nowadays a rarity in cinema, as it was a more prevalent threat during the Cold War. It does, however, offer great possibilities in drama and sci-fi

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HOME Pick of the Week: Victoria

Although the plot often stretches plausibility, Victoria remains an entertaining and technically impressive drama

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TV Binge: My Jihad

My Jihad shys away from stereotypes and subverts tired clichés about Islam, providing a more authentic and positive picture of everyday Muslims

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HOME Pick of the Week: Dheepan

Dheepan is the 2015 Palme D’Or-winning crime drama that tells a story that the media never did; Nadia Cheung reviews the film as it comes to HOME

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Classic Review: Barbarella

Bizarre and gratuity indulgent, Barberella’s cult following still stands

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Review: The Witch

The Witch is a truly terrifying cinematic experience, featuring strong performances, a chilling score and an atmosphere rich in dread

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Review: Anomalisa

Charlie Kaufman’s Anomalisa provides an ingenious look into human loneliness, although it suffers at times from badly-paced plotting

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Review: Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

Batman v Superman suffers from poor characterisation of its iconic heroes, and feels like a rushed attempt to set up the DC cinematic universe