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Top 5: Spy Films

5.         Argo (2012) A rare spy film which is based on historical events, Ben Affleck’s Argo told the story of how six members ...

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Top 5: Foreign language films

5.         Delicatessen (1991, France) Sweeney Todd meets Gilliam’s Brazil (1985) in  Jean-Pierre Jeunet’s post-apocalyptic, cannibalistic French black comedy.  This foreign language film is set ...

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Top 5: Indie Films

5.         The Blair Witch Project (1999) In an era where ‘found footage’ features are a familiar addition to cinema listings, it is easy ...

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Top 5: Spy Films

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Top 5: Foreign language films

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Top 5: Indie Films

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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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Top 5: Foreign language films

Following the worldwide release of acclaimed Japanese fantasy-drama Your Name, Jamie McEvoy compiles his top 5 foreign language films

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Top 5: Indie Films

With Little Miss Sunshine featuring in HOME’s ‘This is Human’ season, and David Lowery’s A Ghost Story currently in cinemas, Jamie McEvoy lists the top 5 independent films from both the US and UK

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Top 5: US TV Dramas

With new seasons of Game of Thrones and Twin Peaks underway, Jamie McEvoy runs down the top 5 US TV dramas currently available on air and online

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Top 5: Christopher Nolan Films

To coincide with the release of Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk, Jamie McEvoy runs down the top 5 films from the director

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Top 5: Tim Burton Films

The best of the unique and magical style of Burton’s directing

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Top 5: Book to Film Adaptations

Films successfully adapted from books

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Top 5: Oscar Acting Snubs

The Academy does not always get it right

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Top 5: Youtube Film Channels

Alasdair Bayman shares his favourite Youtube film channels

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Top 5: Films about food

Eat with your eyes

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Top 5: Winter Films

Films to get you through this winter

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Top 5: Studio Ghibli Films

Myriam’s anime picks