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Our top ten films of 2017

It’s been a dark end to the year for Hollywood after a multitude of controversies in the industry, but it’s safe to ...

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Why Disney's potential acquisition of 20th Century Fox is a dangerous idea

In early November the New York Times reported that Disney was in talks to buy 21st Century Fox. No deal could be ...

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Double-up feature: Jewish Film Festival 2017

Let Yourself Go! The film lacks focus and objective, but it’s not here to lecture you or to sell you a feel-good, uncomplicated ...

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Our top ten films of 2017

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Why Disney's potential acquisition of 20th Century Fox

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Double-up feature: Jewish Film Festival 2017

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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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Why Disney’s potential acquisition of 20th Century Fox is a dangerous idea

Pass go, collect $200 and use that for two tickets and a small popcorn for Avengers Vs X-Men

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Double-up feature: Jewish Film Festival 2017

A snippet of what was on at the Jewish Film Festival this year

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In Conversation with Andy Serkis

James Gill met the acclaimed actor to discuss his impressive career

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BFI London Film Festival – Highlights

Picks from the 61st annual festival include a dark psychological thriller, an exploration of manhood in South Africa, and Harry Dean Stanton’s final performance

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To be a critic: David Jenkins

In appreciation of a magazine and an art form

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DM17 Film Season: Frankenstein & Bride of Frankenstein

As part of Design Manchester’s 2017 Film Season, The Dancehouse resurrects two horror classics on the big screen

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Halloween Picks 2017

A selection of spooky cinematic treats to sink your teeth into this Halloween

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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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Feature: A Bigger Splash

Luca Guadagnino’s sensuous. suspenseful human drama owes a debt to David Hockney

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In conversation with Neville Pierce

From student editor to film journalist for Empire, Neville Pierce is quite the chameleon