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Top 10 Films of 2018

10. A Simple Favour “A Simple Favor is a film determined to entertain at all costs and that determination is intoxicating. Feig surrounds his neo-noir plot in fun, frothy comedy and together it serves as a playful showcase for the excellent … Continue reading

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Top 5 Skins Stars Making it in the Movies…

When it launched in 2007, Skins was one of the most talked-about, controversial shows on British telly. Featuring sex, drugs and…more sex and drugs, these high school kids really caused a stir. Some have faded out of the public eye … Continue reading

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Top 10 Films of 2017

10. A Ghost Story “David Lowery serves up a surreal slice of paranormal absurdity with A Ghost Story, finding long-lasting intimacy in a film that is utterly and eternally universal. The lonely protagonist is trapped by space but not time, … Continue reading

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Chicago Film Festival 2017: Review Round-up

I was fortunate enough to spend a day covering this year’s Chicago International Film Festival, and can share with you my capsule reviews below! God’s Own Country Francis Lee’s coming-of-age coming-out feature debut has been labelled as the UK’s answer … Continue reading

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Top 5 Movie Bartenders…

In Steven Soderbergh’s crime comedy caper Logan Lucky, Adam Driver delivers what could be his career-best performance to date as hapless one-armed barman Clyde Logan. His brilliant role has inspired a reflection on cinema bartenders who know their craft from … Continue reading

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Top 10 Films of 2017 (so far…)

10. Free Fire 9. 20th Century Women 8. T2 Trainspotting 7. Lion 6. Berlin Syndrome 5. Lost City of Z 4. Manchester by the Sea 3. Raw 2. Get Out 1.  La La Land

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Top 5 Must-See Movies of Ed Film Fest 2017

 The 70th edition of the Edinburgh International Film Festival is nearly upon us, boasting a terrifically eclectic line-up that includes exciting indies as well as mighty mainstream productions across multiple strands and genres. Household names such as Kevin Bacon, Stanley … Continue reading

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