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Review: Tawai

An at times touching depiction of the effects of deforestation is hampered by Parry’s poor direction


HOME Cinema Preview: 6th October

James Gill gives us a quick look at what’s on this week at HOME Cinema


Review: Missing (1982)

A criticism of the United States government so damning it was banned from being released until 2006

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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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Review: Patti Cake$

8 Mile meets Hairspray in this unashamed ode to rap

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Review: Borg vs McEnroe

The greatest game of tennis ever played becomes another boring day at the office in this underachieving film

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Top 5: Spy Films

As Kingsman 2: The Golden Circle hits cinemas, Jamie McEvoy gives us his top 5 spy films

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Review: Kingsman: The Golden Circle

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


HOME Cinema Preview: 29th September

James Gill gives us a quick look at what’s on this week at HOME Cinema

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Re-appraisal: Jungle Fever

Jungle Fever is as powerful as it was 26 years ago

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Review: American Assassin

A preposterous and humourless crime thriller

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Review: Victoria and Abdul

Even Dame Judi can’t save this Royalist fantasy of exotic servant-hood