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Review: The Limehouse Golem

In an age where the big screen rarely sees period dramas, The Limehouse Golem is a breath of fresh air. Combining crime ...

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Review: The Ghoul

Earlier this year, Jordan Peele showed the world how to make a debut as director with his socio-thriller/horror, Get Out.  An ominous ...

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Preview: This Week at HOME

Queen of Katwe Making its debut as part of the BFI London Film Festival’s Black Stardom incentive, Queen of Katwe received great reception. ...

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Review: The Limehouse Golem

Posted on Sep 12, 2017 1
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Review: The Ghoul

Posted on Aug 15, 2017 2
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Preview: This Week at HOME

Posted on Oct 24, 2016 3
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Review: The Limehouse Golem

Ackroyd’s 1994 novel is adapted for the big screen in a sinister Victorian murder mystery led by Bill Nighy

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Review: The Ghoul

Directorial debutante Gareth Tunley’s The Ghoul marks a statement of intent from the Brit, yet ultimately lacks clarity and focus

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Preview: This Week at HOME

Our top three picks for films showing at HOME in the upcoming week

SDI Productions

Feature: Interview with director Martin Radich

The film is now playing in UK cinemas—we sat down with the Director to get to grips with the film’s essence

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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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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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HOME Pick of the Week: Hitchcock/Truffaut

Hitchcock/Truffaut is a fascinating look at the artistry of one of cinema’s greatest directors

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HOME Pick of the Week: King Jack

King Jack is a fairly by the numbers coming-of-age drama made watchable by its emotional sincerity

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HOME Pick of the Week: Freeheld

Despite good intentions, Freeheld falls completely flat through its terrible script and ill-considered motives

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HOME Pick of the Week: Trumbo

Bryan Cranston’s performance anchors this period movie about Dalton Trumbo’s life and battle with McCarthyism

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HOME Pick of the Week: Youth

Paolo Sorrentino’s Youth is a reflective picture featuring a strong performance from Michael Caine, but suffers at times from a lack of coherence

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HOME Pick of the Week: The Assassin

Hou Hsiao-hsien’s The Assassin is a stunningly beautiful yet subtle film that represents martial arts cinema at its absolute finest