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The Tomorrow War – trailer

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Futuristic actioner The Tomorrow War is available to stream from 2nd July.

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Chadwick Boseman: Portrait of an Artist

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New Netflix documentary charts the rise to stardom of Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman....

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Rare Beasts trailer

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Cinema and digital platform release date confirmed for Billie Piper's Rare Beasts,...

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Coming 2 America

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Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall reunite for this belated, and largely misguided, return to Zamunda

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St Maud

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Laurence Green writes British horror flick Saint Maud is 'a searing study of obsession that truly breeds new life into cinema and the...

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Tenet

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Christopher Nolan's much anticipated futuristic thriller, Tenet, is in cinemas now. Laurence Green weighs up whether it is worth the...

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Parasite

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A deservedly Oscar-lavished poetic tragi-comedy about wealth, greed and class discrimination. Laurence Green reviews.

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Talking About Trees

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A love of cinema and film-making meets religious and political resistance in Suhaib Gasmelbari's affectionate documentary about the work of...

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1917

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Sam Mendes's 1917 - masterful cinematography and devastating storytelling combine in this a mesmerising and extraordinary hymn to the...

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Long Day’s Journey Into Night

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An enigmatic true original, Long Day’s Journey Into Night is a film that will dazzle and baffle in equal measure long after the final credits have rolled. Laurence Green reviews.

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Marriage Story

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Laurence Green reviews Marriage Story and finds an absorbing, balanced and moving movie about breaking up, while trying to keep it...

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Downton Abbey

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The TV favourite gets a welcome big screen outing and delivers cinematic structure, impeccable period detail and a well-paced story that...

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Pain and Glory

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Spanish auteur Pedro Almodovar’s latest creation, Pain and Glory, is a film with slow-burn soulfulness that etches itself on the mind. Laurence Green reviews.

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Marianne and Leonard: Words of Love

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The idea of an artist and his muse may sound romantic but Nick Broomfield's new documentary about Leonard Cohen and Marianne Ihlen tells us...

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At Eternity’s Gate

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Willem Dafoe stars as Vincent van Gogh in Julian Schnable's biopic but a sluggish, labouring script that labours not so much on the life of...

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The Wild Pear Tree

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A sobering, beautifully shot film of dashed hopes and inter-generational relationships (directed by Nuri Bilge Ceylan) that implants itself on the mind. Laurence Green reviews.

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Highlights of bfi London Film Festival 2018

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Laurence Green rates his top picks from bfi London Film Festival 2018 including the brilliant semi-autobiographical Roma by Gravity...

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A Cambodian Spring

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Chris Kelly's award-winning documentary A Cambodian Spring examines the chaotic and often violent land development that is shaping...

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Journeyman

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A bright sharp and moving drama starring Paddy Considine as a boxer piecing his life back together. Laurence Green reviews.

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Last Flag Flying

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Richard Linklater's Last Flag Flag is a finely scripted, excellently acted road movie with a difference, writes Laurence Green....

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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri

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A blistering performance by Frances McDormand, Laurence Green reviews Martin McDonagh's excellent new film, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing...

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Paddington 2

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Ben Wishaw returns as loveable bear from darkest Peru in Paddington 2.

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Top picks – BFI London Film Festival 2017

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Laurence Green selects his top picks from the 61st BFI London Film Festival which saw a first look at a sinewy new screen version of RC...

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Call Me By Your Name

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Laurence Green reviews Luca Guadagnino's new sun-soaked romantic drama, Call Me My Your Name....

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Lion

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Laurence Green reviews Lion, the heartbreaking and emotional film adaptation of Saroo Brierley’s memoir, A Long Way Home

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Silence

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Silence is a movie consumed with doubt, ego and sacrifice, as a spiritual journey turns into a revealing statement about the threatening...

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Magnus

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Benjamin Ree's Magnus is a rich and rewarding labour of love charting the rise and rise of a chess prodigy. Writes Laurence Green...

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Cosmos

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Laurence Green review Andrzej Zulwaski’s bizarre blend of comedy and drama, Cosmos

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The Hard Stop

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A thought provoking documentary focused around the death of Mark Duggan and the repercussions it had on the local Tottenham based...

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Ma Ma

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Penelope Cruz is excellent in Ma Ma, a sad, memorable movie about living with a terminal illness....

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Our Kind of Traitor

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John Le Carre’s Our Kind of Traitor is adapted for the big screen in this engrossing tale money laudering and political corruption. Laurence Green reviews.

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Florence Foster Jenkins

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Meryl Streep steals the show as the eponymous tone deaf songstress Florence Foster Jenkins. Laurence Green reviews....

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Bastille Day

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Idris Elba stars in this taut, Paris-set thriller as a CIA agent who teams up with a pickpocket to foil a bomb plot. Laurence Green reviews...

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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

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Big-budget action blockbuster that heralds a new chapter in the DC comics superhero franchise.

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Eddie the Eagle

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Charming, fun-filled, feel-good movie charting the rise and rise of Olympic ski jump hopeful Eddie 'The Eagle' Edwards. Reviewed by...

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In the Heart of the Sea

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Laurence Green enjoys the IMAX spectacle of Ron Howard's In the Heart of the Sea but finds the dialogue and script waterlogged....

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Bridge of Spies

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Tom Hanks warms up the Cold War in this taut true-life tale of political intrigue, espionage and spy exchanges, writes Laurence Green.

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London Film Festival 2015 in review

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Laurence Green pores over the top films at BFI London Film Festival...

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London Film Festival 2015

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Laurence Green selects his top films from the forthcoming BFI London Film Festival 2015...

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Walk in the Woods

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Robert Redford and Nick Nolte go for ‘A Walk in the Woods’ in Ken Kwapis’ adaptation of Bill Bryson’s ‘road movie’ for ramblers. Laurence Green reviews.

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The Second Mother

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Award-winning Sundance Film Festival selection, The Second Mother, explores class boundaries, family dysfunction and loneliness with...

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The Burning (El Ardor)

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Laurence Green finds Pablo Fendrick's modern Western to be a beautifully shot but ultimately cliched movie....

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The Look of Silence

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Laurence Green reviews Joshua Oppenheimer’s intimate, philosophical and utterly riveting documentary about Indonesia’s anti-communist purges of the 1960s, the Look of Silence.

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Mommy

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Anne Dorval and Antoine Olivier Pilon give 'knockout performances' as a mother and son trying to re-establish a relationship in Xavier...

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Touring the Aardman Studios is an eye opener

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Diane Priestley takes delight in discovering the delicate art of animation and the birthplace of that loveable character Shaun the Sheep...

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La Maison de la Radio

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Laurence Green savours an amusing and eccentric insight, laced with Gallic individuality, into the daily workings of the broadcaster Radio France

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The Face of Love

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Widowed Annette Bening finds love again but will her daughter accept her choice? Laurence Green reviews The Face of Love...

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Kajaki: The True Story

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3 Para Afghan minefield tragedy brings reality of the conflict to the big screen in Paul Katis's, Kajaki....

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Jersey Boys DVD release

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Clint Eastwood’s film adaptation of the hit musical, Jersey Boys, is released on DVD this week.

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Ogilvy is a Saint no more

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New gangster drama We Still Kill the Old Way, starring Ian Ogilvy, pits ageing mobsters against street thugs on London's streets....

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The Keeper of Lost Causes

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Laurence Green reviews the gripping new thriller, The Keeper of Lost Causes...

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Last Vegas

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Comedy road trip starring Hollywood veterans Michael Douglas, Robert De Niro, Morgan Freeman and Kevin Kline

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London Film Festival 2013

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Laurence Green picks his top films from the first week of the London Film Festival....

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Like Someone in Love

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Laurence Green reviews Abbas Kiarostami's ambigous and enjoyable new film Like Someone in Love...

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