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My Name Is Pauli Murray review - the legacy of a fearless campaigner

23 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Having made pivotal early contributions to civil rights and women's liberation, the activist gets a blander documentary than they deserve The new film from Betsy West and Julie...
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Our Defeats review - French teenagers reckon with politics past

3 days ago   |   The Guardian

Jean-Gabriel Périot's slow-burn doc asks current students to re-enact films from a different political era and share their thoughts Filmed in collaboration with students from...
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Undercover heiress: the Chicago meat-packing scion who outfoxed the Gestapo

3 days ago   |   The Guardian

She took tea with Sigmund Freud, had an affair with Stephen Spender, risked her life in the Austrian resistance - and inspired an Oscar-winning film. Can a new show about...
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The Last Duel - first-look review

5 days ago   |   Little White Lies

It was only two years ago that David Michôd's historical war film The King arrived at the Venice Film Festival to bless us all with the unhinged madness of Robert Pattinson's...
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In Souad, sexts and lies unravel the secret lives of Egypt's teenage girls

In Souad, sexts and lies unravel the secret lives of Egypt's teenage girls

8 days ago   |   Dazed

In Ayten Amin's razor sharp coming-of-age drama Souad , reality and fantasy appear distinctly defined. For the film's eponymous 19-year-old protagonist , her reality is small...
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‘Anthony Hopkins committed within five minutes': how I wrote The Father with Florian Zeller

9 days ago   |   The Guardian

After Christopher Hampton saw Zeller's dementia drama on stage in Paris, neither language, finance nor another film adaptation could thwart their collaboration on the...
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Come Play review - child's screen demon is nothing to scream about

10 days ago   |   The Guardian

Jacob Chase's horror film about an autistic boy who is pursued by a monster that lives inside his mobile phone is a mixed bag This uneven American-made horror film revolves...
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Tax the wealthy to give care workers a pay rise, don't raid ordinary workers' pockets | Frances O'Grady

11 days ago   |   The Guardian

A minimum wage of £10 an hour should be funded by increasing capital gains tax, not national insurance In a week's time, the TUC will hold its 153rd congress in London. Shortly...
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The Power of the Dog - first-look review

The Power of the Dog - first-look review

13 days ago   |   Little White Lies

It is a sign of the times that although macho ideals still permeate society - through men's right activists, violent incels and bulldog politicians - there is a dearth of lead...
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Second Spring review - bracing optimism in the face of dementia diagnosis

17 days ago   |   The Guardian

Andy Kelleher's accomplished drama debut is packed with deft performances as its characters make the best of a grim situation Andy Kelleher has directed documentaries about the...
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Pirates of the Caribbean 'gets new reboot by Disney' - bad news for Johnny...

Pirates of the Caribbean 'gets new reboot by Disney' - bad news for Johnny Depp fans

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN is reportedly getting another reboot, but this time without the legendary Hollywood icon Johnny Depp playing as Captain Jack Sparrow - and it won't be... Read more ...

Irish Sun gets first look at new Oasis film based on ‘biblical' shows 25...

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James Bond No Time To Die song took inspiration from member of The Beatles

James Bond No Time To Die song took inspiration from member of The Beatles

JAMES BOND: No Time To Die's iconic song from Billie Eilish took inspiration from a number of the previous Bond singers, including a member of The Beatles, Paul McCartney. Read more ...

James Bond: Daniel Craig ‘in talks' for Marvel movies again after passing on...

James Bond: Daniel Craig ‘in talks' for Marvel movies again after passing on major Avenger

JAMES BOND star Daniel Craig is in talks for Marvel movie roles again after originally turning down a major Avenger, claim MCU sources. Read more ...

Fauci

This formally unambitious talking heads documentary introduces us to celebrity physician and immunologist Anthony Fauci as he prepares for just another day at the office. This... Read more ...

Mr Klein - Amber Wilkinson - 17081

Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel gave a speech on the perils of indifference at the White House in 1999, in which he said: "Indifference can be tempting - more... Read more ...

Mr Klein (1976) - 32413 DVD Review by Amber Wilkinson

This 4K restoration of Joseph Losey's classic is a thing of beauty, particularly as the director employs colour so deftly through the film to suggest mood and character - not... Read more ...

Whitney Houston's ‘The Bodyguard' movie set for remake

Whitney Houston's ‘The Bodyguard' movie set for remake

Nearly 30 years on from its release, The Bodyguard is set for a remake through Warner Bros. Pictures. Read more ...

Billie Eilish reveals James Bond Easter egg in ‘No Time to Die' song

Billie Eilish reveals James Bond Easter egg in ‘No Time to Die' song

Billie Eilish has confirmed that there is a hidden treat for James Bond fans in her theme song for No Time To Die . Eilish dropped the Bond track in early 2020 to coincide with... Read more ...

Erotic nuns and killer cowboys: 15 must-see films at London Film Festival

Erotic nuns and killer cowboys: 15 must-see films at London Film Festival

So you've realised the only thing in life that brings you happiness is movies. That's a problem you have to fix - but first, there's the BFI London Film Festival. From October... Read more ...