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    The Good Shepherd

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    • De Niro stars but also takes the director's chair, covering a period which has left a bad taste in the mouth of the United States for well over 50 years now. Don't expect your typical Hollywood action stuff: this is intelligent filmmaking on every level.

    • Director:  Robert De Niro
    • Starring:  Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie, Robert De Niro, Alec Baldwin, William Hurt, Timothy Hutton, Billy Crudup
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  • Angela's Ashes
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    Angela's Ashes

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    • One man's story of life in catholic Ireland, showing us the harsh reality of an idealistically innocent childhood - and the human face of poverty and survival. It's stark and it's compelling, with unforgettable performances from a star-studded cast.

    • Director:  Alan Parker
    • Starring:  Emily Watson, Robert Carlyle, Joe Breen
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  • The Soloist
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    The Soloist

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    • Director Joe Wright ('Atonement'/'Pride and Prejudice') bumps out another winner with this powerful movie about urban homelessness which is all the more watchable when you realise it's based on a true story. Uplifting, humbling and a joy to behold.

    • Director:  Joe Wright
    • Starring:  Robert Downey Jr, Jamie Foxx, Catherine Keener, Lisa Gay Hamilton, Stephen Root, Tom Hollander
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    King Of The Hill

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    • Steven Soderbergh - presently enjoying huge critical success in the cinema with 'Behind the Candelabra' - offers another smash with this vivid, moving and elegant picture. Watch out for the wonderful performance from one of our favourites: Adrien Brody.

    • Director:  Steve Soderbergh
    • Starring:  Jesse Bradford, Adrien Brody, Karen Allen, Katherine Heigl, Jeroen Krabbe, Spalding Gray
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    • The Children of Men
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      The Children of Men

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      • Everything about this phenomenally haunting, almost biblical movie will stay with you. A mash-up of prophecy and mesmerizing fiction, this is British movie-making at its very best. See it here and now... the future's a thing of the past...

      • Director:  Alfonso Cuaron
      • Starring:  Clive Owen, Julianne Moore, Michael Caine, Charlie Hunnam
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    • The Bourne Ultimatum
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      The Bourne Ultimatum

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      • Damon is brought out of hiding for more perfectly crafted spy action. All the things we love about the previous films are here. Again, we're completely swept along with it. Tip: you're not actually in it. So don't get in your car straight after watching.

      • Director:  Paul Greengrass
      • Starring:  Matt Damon, Paddy Considine, Edgar Ramirez, Corey Johnson, Scott Adkins, Joan Allen, Joey Ansah
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    • Out of Sight ('98)
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      Out of Sight ('98)

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      • Right up there with 'Jackie Brown' and 'Get Shorty', this cop/robber action film is one of the best of the late Nineties. It hasn't aged one little bit. And as for J-Lo and George Clooney, the chemistry is so undeniably hot it ignites the entire screen.

      • Director:  Steven Soderbergh
      • Starring:  George Clooney, Jennifer Lopez, Don Cheadle, Ving Rhames, Catherine Keener, Albert Brooks
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    • Inside Man ('06)
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      Inside Man ('06)

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      • Now you're talking. A cat-and-mouse thriller starring Denzel Washington, Josie Foster and Clive Owen under the direction of the brilliantly stylish Spike Lee. It's invigorating, intriguing and intelligent. In other words: it's all here.

      • Director:  Spike Lee
      • Starring:  Denzel Washington, Jodie Foster, Clive Owen, Willem Dafoe, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Christopher Plummer
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      • The Invention of Lying
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        The Invention of Lying

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        • A Hollywood comedy with a British twist of humour. Ricky Gervais is a screenwriter living in a world where only the truth is spoken. Not unlike his own world at the Golden Globes. It’s funny, romantic and poignant: on the other side of the truth.

        • Director:  Ricky Gervais, Matthew Robinso
        • Starring:  Ricky Gervais, Jennifer Garner, Tina Fey, Jason Bateman, Christopher Guest, Rob Lowe
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      • Nutty Professor II: The Klumps New!
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        Nutty Professor II: The Klumps

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        • Lowbrow humour. Sexual innuendo. Physical comedy. Eddie Murphy. We just can't get enough of that irresistible recipe for laughs. Klump isn't just funny. He's fall-right-out-of-your-seat downright hilarious. Round three please, when you're ready, Eddie.

        • Director:  Peter Segal
        • Starring:  Eddie Murphy, Janet Jackson, Larry Miller, John Ales, Richard Gant, Anna Maria Horsford
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      • Burn After Reading
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        Burn After Reading

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        • The Coen Brothers - contemporary legends of film - roll out another top notch, striking, surreal delight. Fact: John Malkovich was brought out of retirement for this. His every appearance as the angry, soon-to-be-divorced, memoir-less CIA man, is a riot.

        • Director:  Ethan Coen, Joel Coen
        • Starring:  George Clooney, Brad Pitt, John Malkovich, Frances McDormand, Tilda Swinton, J. K. Simmons
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      • The Moguls Last
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        • A small-town comedy with big-ambitions, plus a few jaw-dropping neighbourly favours in the frame. Delightful, awkward, outrageous and highly entertaining. 'Boogie Nights' for the backwaters.

        • Director:  Michael Traeger
        • Starring:  Jeff Bridges, Joe Pantoliano, Tim Nelson, Ted Danson, William Fichtner
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        • Anna Karenina New!
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          Anna Karenina

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          • Joe Wright directs Tom Stoppard's adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's great novel, teaming up once again with Keira Knightley. It's a director/actor formula which clearly works - see 'Pride and Prejudice' and 'Atonement' for references - and it never disappoints.

          • Director:  Joe Wright
          • Starring:  Keira Knightley, Jude Law, Emily Watson, Aaron Johnson, Matthew Macfayden, Ruth Wilson
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        • I Am New!
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          I Am

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          • Tom Shadyac breaks away from directing comedy ('Patch Adams'/'The Nutty Professor') to provide a deeply philosophical look at the world and the challenges we face. Featuring a host of talking heads including Desmond Tutu, Lynne McTaggart and Noam Chomsky.

          • Director:  Tom Shadyac
          • Starring:   Tom Shadyac, Desmond Tutu, Noam Chomsky
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        • Nutty Professor II: The Klumps New!
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          Nutty Professor II: The Klumps

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          • Lowbrow humour. Sexual innuendo. Physical comedy. Eddie Murphy. We just can't get enough of that irresistible recipe for laughs. Klump isn't just funny. He's fall-right-out-of-your-seat downright hilarious. Round three please, when you're ready, Eddie.

          • Director:  Peter Segal
          • Starring:  Eddie Murphy, Janet Jackson, Larry Miller, John Ales, Richard Gant, Anna Maria Horsford
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          Smokin' Aces

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          • Hollywood golden boy Ben 'Argo' Affleck is among the cast of this mafia-versus-the-magician mobster movie. A darkly subtle comedy with tongue placed firmly inside cheek, this has got style, substance, and plenty of laughs. May the best (hit) man win!

          • Director:  Joe Carnahan
          • Starring:  Jeremy Piven, Ryan Reynolds, Ben Affleck, Alicia Keys, Andy Garcia, Ray Liotta
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        • Step Up ('10) New!
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          Step Up ('10)

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          • OK, it's much more of the same but that's the way we like it: the spirit of it is infectious, the dance sequences are magnificent, and the soundtrack is diverse and vibrant. More moves, more tunes, more electrifying Step Up magic.

          • Director:  Jon Chu
          • Starring:  Adam G Sevani, Sharni Vinson, Rick Malambri, Harry Shum Jr., Alyson Stoner
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        • The Good Shepherd New!
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          The Good Shepherd

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          • De Niro stars but also takes the director's chair, covering a period which has left a bad taste in the mouth of the United States for well over 50 years now. Don't expect your typical Hollywood action stuff: this is intelligent filmmaking on every level.

          • Director:  Robert De Niro
          • Starring:  Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie, Robert De Niro, Alec Baldwin, William Hurt, Timothy Hutton, Billy Crudup
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        • The Ledge New!
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          The Ledge

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          • Here's a highly underrated drama which smashed the Sundance Film Festival in 2011 after a first screening. A battle between an atheist and a fundamentalist Christian is perhaps a modern American tale, but told here with sex, suspense and plenty of sass.

          • Director:  Matthew Chapman
          • Starring:  Charlie Hunnam, Terrence Howard, Patrick Wilson 
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        • The Old Curiousity Shop New!
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          The Old Curiousity Shop

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          • The wonderful Derek Jacobi lights up the screen once again in this oft-told tale from Victorian England. Director Brian Percival has stayed with the period drama genre, providing British TV's biggest transatlantic hit in recent years: Downton Abbey.

          • Director:  Brian Percival
          • Starring:  Derek Jacobi, Toby Jones, Sophie Vavasseur
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        • *Batteries Not Included
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          *Batteries Not Included

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          • Fact: this project was initially intended for a television series, but when Steven Spielberg got his hands upon it, he turned it into a film. In a sense, this is a sweet tasting mash-up of those other legendary Eighties sci-fi hits: 'E.T' and 'Cocoon'.

          • Director:  Matthew Robbins
          • Starring:  Jessica Tandy, Hume Cronyn, Elizabeth Pena, Michael Carmine
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        • A Good Man in Africa
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          A Good Man in Africa

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          • Heavies of the British acting world descend onto African soil for a devilishly funny comedy about the slippery antics of British politicians in a nation trying desperately to free itself from the dirty yoke of colonialism. Stars Sean Connery, Sshplendid.

          • Director:  Bruce Beresford
          • Starring:  Sean Connery, John Lithgow, Louis Gossett Jr., Joanne Whalley-Kilmer, Diana Rigg, Colin Friels
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        • American Pie Presents: The Book of Love
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          American Pie Presents: The Book of Love

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          • Go on. You know you want to. Watch out for our favourite scene of the entire film: the one with the false teeth belonging to some hapless little old lady. Likeable, funny and totally outrageous. Quintessentially American Pie.

          • Director:  John Putch
          • Starring:  Eugene Levy, Bug Hall, Kevin Horton, Brandon Hardesty, Rosanna Arquette, Curtis Armstrong
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        • Angela's Ashes
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          Angela's Ashes

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          • One man's story of life in catholic Ireland, showing us the harsh reality of an idealistically innocent childhood - and the human face of poverty and survival. It's stark and it's compelling, with unforgettable performances from a star-studded cast.

          • Director:  Alan Parker
          • Starring:  Emily Watson, Robert Carlyle, Joe Breen
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        • Back To The Future
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          Back To The Future

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          • Right. Get that DeLorean started. What can we say about this 80's bit of magic? Join the legendary Marty McFly as he takes us flying through time in one of the most enduring teenage flicks of all time. Could anything be more fun than this? We think not.

          • Director:  Robert Zemeckis
          • Starring:  Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Crispin Glover
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        • Blue Crush 2
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          Blue Crush 2

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          • Pure escapism, for there's nothing like a surf film to warm us up in the middle of winter. We get music, romance and drama aplenty - as we ought to in any decent teen flick - plus one or two glorious waves and the feast of the South African landscape.

          • Director:  Mike Elliott
          • Starring:  Sasha Jackson, Elizabeth Mathis, Jordi Smith, Rosy Hodge, Danielle Le Roux, Sharni Vinson
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        • Burn After Reading
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          Burn After Reading

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          • The Coen Brothers - contemporary legends of film - roll out another top notch, striking, surreal delight. Fact: John Malkovich was brought out of retirement for this. His every appearance as the angry, soon-to-be-divorced, memoir-less CIA man, is a riot.

          • Director:  Ethan Coen, Joel Coen
          • Starring:  George Clooney, Brad Pitt, John Malkovich, Frances McDormand, Tilda Swinton, J. K. Simmons
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        • Dan in Real Life
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          Dan in Real Life

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          • A script like this, placed in the hands of a less capable director and cast, might seem sugary sweet yet somehow Steve Carrell and co. have made an affectionate, human and funny film. For those who see the light in dysfunction.

          • Director:  Peter Hedges
          • Starring:  Steve Carell, Juliette Binoche, Dianne Wiest, Emily Blunt, John Mahoney
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        • Forgetting Sarah Marshall
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          Forgetting Sarah Marshall

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          • It's not often that a romcom for the guys turns up out of the blue and knocks you sideways. The multi-talented writer/director combo is the same team that gave us 'Get Him To The Greek', which, like this, features our own comic superstar: Russell Brand.

          • Director:  Nick Stroller
          • Starring:  Jason Segel, Kristen Bell, Paul Rudd, Jonah Hill, Jack McBrayer, Bill Hader, Russell Brand
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        • Get Him to the Greek
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          Get Him to the Greek

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          • We're crazy for pre-revolutionary Russell Brand in this tale of sex, drugs and rock-and-roll. We didn't get enough of him in 'Forgetting Sarah Marshall' and we'll forgive him for the remake of 'Arthur', for this is Brand at his most entertaining.

          • Director:  Nicholas Stoller
          • Starring:  Jonah Hill, Russell Brand, Sean Combs, Elisabeth Moss, Rose Byrne, Colm Meaney
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        • Gettin' Square
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          Gettin' Square

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          • When the Aussies come up with a comedy, we know it's going to be hugely funny and consistenly entertaining. This crime caper was one of the best flicks to emerge from Down Under during the Noughties, finding itself nominated for a fistful of awards.

          • Director:  Jonathan Fabinyi
          • Starring:  Timothy Spall, David Wenham, Sam Worthington, Gary Sweet, Annie Flynn, Darren Barrington
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        • Head Over Heels
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          Head Over Heels

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          • Air-headed supermodels and sequences of amateur detective work light up the screen in this giggle-filled romantic comedy. Slapstick and stereotypes are the name of the game here but it's brilliant, refreshing, easygoing fun. Enjoy.

          • Director:  Mark S. Waters
          • Starring:  Freddie Prinze Jr., Monica Potter, Shalom Harlow, Brendan Beiser, China Chow, Tomiko Fraser
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        • Idlewild
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          Idlewild

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          • The Thirties: a time when the girls were flapping about discovering their sexuality... and the blokes are wearing suits and looking smokin' hot. It's about the only film we know which features rap mashed up with swing. Smart, sexy and sophisticated.

          • Director:  Bryan Barber
          • Starring:  Andre Benjamin, Big Boi, Terrence Howard, Ving Rhames, Patti LaBelle, Cicely Tyson
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        • Imagining Argentina
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          Imagining Argentina

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          • Set in Buenos Aires during a military junta in the late '70s, this is the story of an Argentinean playwright with the psychic ability to see the locations of the missing people. Stars Antonio Banderas and Emma Thompson.

          • Director:  Christopher Hampton
          • Starring:  Antonio Banderas, Emma Thompson, Ruben Blades, Irene Escolar, Leticia Dolera, Horacio Flash
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        • Inside Man ('06)
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          Inside Man ('06)

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          • Now you're talking. A cat-and-mouse thriller starring Denzel Washington, Josie Foster and Clive Owen under the direction of the brilliantly stylish Spike Lee. It's invigorating, intriguing and intelligent. In other words: it's all here.

          • Director:  Spike Lee
          • Starring:  Denzel Washington, Jodie Foster, Clive Owen, Willem Dafoe, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Christopher Plummer
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        • Junior
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          Junior

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          • This laugh-a-minute comedy sees Arnie 'manning up' enough to play a role about as far as he could get from his best known movie outing in 'The Terminator'. Hats - and nappies - off to him. Is it an 'inconceivable' premise for a film? You decide.

          • Director:  Ivan Reitman
          • Starring:  Arnold Schwarzenegger, Danny DeVito, Emma Thompson, Frank Langella, Judy Collins, Pamela Reed
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        • Kicking & Screaming
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          Kicking & Screaming

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          • A battle on the pitch, and also a battle of tough love. Worth watching for that scene where Will drinks too much coffee and breaks out into an uncontrollable rage! An unconventional family sporting comedy which isn't just about the balls. Great fun.

          • Director:  Jesse Dylan
          • Starring:  Will Ferrell, Robert Duvall, Kate Walsh, Mike Ditka, Josh Hutcherson, Dylan McLaughlin, Musetta Vand
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        • Kull the Conqueror
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          Kull the Conqueror

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          • Muscle in on this sword-and-sorcery story which oozes with decent fight scenes and plenty of fantasy action. Fact: this was originally intended to be the third 'Conan the Barbarian' film until Arnie Schwarzenegger decided to bow out. Boo to you Arnie.

          • Director:  John Nicolella
          • Starring:  Kevin Sorbo, Tia Carrere, Karina Lombard, Harvey Fierstein, Roy Brocksmith, Thomas Ian Griffith
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        • Leatherheads
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          Leatherheads

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          • Jerry Maguire/Varsity Blues territory here. What's the deal? Clooney is on form from start to finish. You get prime sporting suspense scenes and winning teams. There's romance for the ladies. All this with a Randy Newman score on top. What's not to love?

          • Director:  George Clooney
          • Starring:  George Clooney, Renee Zellweger, John Krasinski, Jonathan Pryce
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        • Louis L'amour's Diamond of Jeru
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          Louis L'amour's Diamond of Jeru

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          • All aboard, folks. There are shades of 'Indiana Jones' in this Fifties saga-in-the-tropics. It's packed to the rafters with action, suspense and - naturally - a touch of romance. But could someone please tell us: what is it with Billy Zane and boats?

          • Director:  Dick Lowry
          • Starring:  Billy Zane, Keith Carradine, Peter Carroll, Jackson Raine, Khoa Do, Paris Jefferson
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        • Mad About Mambo
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          Mad About Mambo

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          • We loved William Ash ever since we saw him in 'Hush'. Here's his earlier cinematic outing in a beautifully uncomplicated and perfectly human film. Feelgood, funny and perfectly romantic, taking us to the heart of Belfast. Could we ask for more than that?

          • Director:  John Forte
          • Starring:  William Ash, Keri Russell, Brian Cox, Julian Littman, Tim Loane, Russell Smith
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        • Mercury Rising
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          Mercury Rising

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          • Brucie's back in action again, doing what he does best, in a thriller with a decent plot, solid performances and a simply awesome score from the legendary 007 composer John Barry. Alec Baldwin also puts in an startlingly good appearance as the villain.

          • Director:  Harold Becker
          • Starring:  Bruce Willis, Alec Baldwin, Miko Hughes, Kim Dickens, Chi McBride, Robert Stanton
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        • Out of Sight ('98)
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          Out of Sight ('98)

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          • Right up there with 'Jackie Brown' and 'Get Shorty', this cop/robber action film is one of the best of the late Nineties. It hasn't aged one little bit. And as for J-Lo and George Clooney, the chemistry is so undeniably hot it ignites the entire screen.

          • Director:  Steven Soderbergh
          • Starring:  George Clooney, Jennifer Lopez, Don Cheadle, Ving Rhames, Catherine Keener, Albert Brooks
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        • Paranorman
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          Paranorman

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          • Given unequivocal praise from the critics, then showered in awards (including a BAFTA and an Oscar), this stop-motion 3D animation has a lot to live up to, yet doesn't disappoint. It's funny, thoughtful and frightening. And made with a whole lot of love.

          • Director:  Chris Butler, Sam Fell
          • Starring:  Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Casey Affleck, Kodi Smit-McPhee, John Goodman, Anna Kendrick, Jeff Garlin
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        • Piccadilly Jim
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          Piccadilly Jim

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          • Julian Fellowes - the scribbler who brought us 'Gosford Park' and who brings us 'Downton Abbey' - scores another hit with this one. Based on the story by P.G. Wodehouse, this is worth a punt for Sam Rockwell's title performance alone.

          • Director:  John McKay
          • Starring:  Sam Rockwell, Allison Janney, Tom Wilkinson, Frances O'Connor, Brenda Blethyn, Hugh Bonneville
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        • Plunkett & MacLeane
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          Plunkett & MacLeane

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          • 18th century highwayman fun as we follow Robert Carlyle and Jonny Lee Miller on the road to revolution - and possibly ruin. Keep an eye out for Matt Lucas and David Walliams (pre- Little Britain) and other comedy faces on this rip-roaring adventure.

          • Director:  Jake Scott
          • Starring:  Jonny Lee Miller, Robert Carlyle, Tommy Flanagan, Iain Robertson, Ken Stott, Stephen Walters
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        • Pride and Prejudice
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          Pride and Prejudice

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          • Miss Bennet and Mr. Darcy caused bit of a sensation in the library, in this saucy-but-brilliant tale. If you're unfamiliar with the stories of Jane Austen, then there's no better place to start than here. It's captivating.

          • Director:  Joe Wright
          • Starring:  Keira Knightley, Judi Dench, Donald Sutherland, Brenda Blethyn, Matthew MacFadyen, Jena Malone
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        • Problem Child
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          Problem Child

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          • "Problems just don't go, Flo! So the question here is what are we going to do with our little problem child? I'll tell you what we are going to do. We're gonna love him, Flo." Perfect weekend family stuff which will have you in fits of giggles.

          • Director:  Dennis Dugan
          • Starring:  John Ritter, Jack Warden, Michael Oliver, Michael Richards, Gilbert Gottfried, Amy Yasbeck
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        • Safe Men
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          Safe Men

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          • Now we're not sure if this is an out-and-out kosher comedy but the bar mitzvah scene is fall-out-of-your-seat funny. From the same guy who later penned 'Meet the Parents' and 'Meet the Fockers', this is one riotous, disorganized and funny crime flick.

          • Director:  John Hamburg
          • Starring:  Harvey Fierstein, Paul Giamatti, Michael Lerner, Josh Pais, Molly Parker, Sam Rockwell
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        • Shakespeare in Love
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          Shakespeare in Love

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          • Remember Gwyneth's blubbing acceptance speech at the Oscars for this film? Just like that speech, this film is an absolute winner. It's a sexy period drama with heart, soul and costumes to die for. Shakespeare - like us - would be tickled pink.

          • Director:  John Madden
          • Starring:  Ben Affleck, Simon Callow, Martin Clunes, Judi Dench, Joseph Fiennes, Colin Firth, Gwyneth Paltrow
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        • Tempo
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          Tempo

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          • Remember why we never play with fire? We get our fingers burned. There's love, larceny and some very shifty action going on in this action-thriller with a distinctive flavour of France about it. Close the curtains, crack open the wine - and enjoy it.

          • Director:  Eric Styles
          • Starring:  Rachael Leigh Cook, Hugh Dancy, Melanie Griffith, Malcolm McDowell
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        • The Adventures of Brer Rabbit
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          The Adventures of Brer Rabbit

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          • Featuring some of the finest voices of African-American talent, including Wanda Sykes and Danny Glover, with a stellar hip-hopping soundtrack, this movie tells some of the greatest tales from the Caribbean, Gullah and West African Anansi traditions.

          • Director:  Byron Vaughns
          • Starring:  D. L. Hughley, Danny Glover, Wayne Brady, Nick Cannon, Wanda Sykes
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        • The Border ('82)
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          The Border ('82)

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          • About time we had a bit of Jack Nicholson over here. Jack Nicholson. It feels great just to say his name. His performance here is gripping, earnest and somewhat under-rated. This vivid movie is over thirty years old and it stands up magnificently well.

          • Director:  Tony Richardson
          • Starring:  Jack Nicholson, Harvey Keitel, Warren Oates, Valerie Perrine
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        • The Bourne Ultimatum
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          The Bourne Ultimatum

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          • Damon is brought out of hiding for more perfectly crafted spy action. All the things we love about the previous films are here. Again, we're completely swept along with it. Tip: you're not actually in it. So don't get in your car straight after watching.

          • Director:  Paul Greengrass
          • Starring:  Matt Damon, Paddy Considine, Edgar Ramirez, Corey Johnson, Scott Adkins, Joan Allen, Joey Ansah
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          • Whether you like boxing or not, this Brit-flick underdog comedy will charm the shorts off you. Here's local-boy Jimmy. Will the milk turn sour? Will he take it on the chin? Or will he stay to fight his corner? Let's start - where else? - at Round One.

          • Director:  Alex De Rakoff
          • Starring:  Orlando Bloom, Rafe Spall, David Kelly, Mark Heap, Julian Zapata, Omid Djalili
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        • The Caller
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          • Filled with Hitchcock-style suspense and supernatural occurrences, this is a sort of 'Sleeping With The Enemy' but with a landline thrown in for good measure. Disturbing and effective, it's the sort of film best enjoyed shared but never consumed alone.

          • Director:  Matthew Parkhill
          • Starring:  Rachelle Lefevre, Stephen Moyer, Luis Guzmán
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        • The Children of Men
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          • Everything about this phenomenally haunting, almost biblical movie will stay with you. A mash-up of prophecy and mesmerizing fiction, this is British movie-making at its very best. See it here and now... the future's a thing of the past...

          • Director:  Alfonso Cuaron
          • Starring:  Clive Owen, Julianne Moore, Michael Caine, Charlie Hunnam
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        • The Guardian ('90)
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          The Guardian ('90)

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          • Don't be misled by the title. It has nothing to do with centre-left liberal newspapers. This is a deeply macabre splatter flick from the same guy who gave us that unforgettable, controversial and thrilling film: 'The Exorcist'.

          • Director:  William Friedkin
          • Starring:  Miguel Ferrer, Jenny Seagrove, Brad Hall, Carey Lowell, Natalia Nogulich, Dwier Brown
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        • The Guys
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          • A moving tribute to the firefighters who lost their lives back in New York City in September 2011. Eloquent, simple and beautifully written. It's not 'showy' in any sense which allows the essence of the story to rise to the fore, where it should be.

          • Director:  Jim Simpson
          • Starring:  Sigourney Weaver, Anthony La Paglia, Charlotte Simpson, Jim Simpson, Irene Walsh
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        • The Holiday
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          • Kate Winslet and Cameron Diaz are on form, while Jude Law and Jack Black behave themselves, being utterly charming. Finally a romcom which delivers proper chemistry and decent laughs. No wonder audiences left the cinema with huge smiles on their faces.

          • Director:  Nancy Meyers
          • Starring:  Cameron Diaz, Kate Winslet, Jude Law, Jack Black, Rufus Sewell, Edward Burns
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        • The Invention of Lying
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          • A Hollywood comedy with a British twist of humour. Ricky Gervais is a screenwriter living in a world where only the truth is spoken. Not unlike his own world at the Golden Globes. It’s funny, romantic and poignant: on the other side of the truth.

          • Director:  Ricky Gervais, Matthew Robinso
          • Starring:  Ricky Gervais, Jennifer Garner, Tina Fey, Jason Bateman, Christopher Guest, Rob Lowe
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        • The People Under the Stairs
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          • Master of Horror Director Wes Craven locks you inside the most terrifying house on the street in this inventive horror-comedy. Stars Brandon Adams, Ving Rhames, Everett McGill and AJ Langer.

          • Director:  Wes Craven
          • Starring:  Brandon Adams, Ving Rhames, Everett McGill, Wendy Robie, A J Langer, Sean Whalen
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        • The Portrait of a Lady
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          • Great adaptation time. Kidman and Malkovich star in the time-honoured story of the heiress on the road. Directed by the great Jane Campion and with John Gielgud and Richard E. Grant heading the British set, this portrait is one to watch in every way.

          • Director:  Jane Campion
          • Starring:  Nicole Kidman, John Malkovich, Christian Bale, Barbara Hershey, Viggo Mortensen, Shelley Winters
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        • The Skeleton Key ('05)
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          The Skeleton Key ('05)

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          • A psychological horror flick in the great tradition of such films as 'Rosemary's Baby' and 'The Others'. Be warned: the ending will send a chill right up your spine. Which is just how we like a supernatural thriller. Get spooked.

          • Director:  Iain Softley
          • Starring:  Kate Hudson, Gena Rowlands, John Hurt, Peter Sarsgaard, Joy Bryant, Andreas Beckett
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        • The Soloist
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          • Director Joe Wright ('Atonement'/'Pride and Prejudice') bumps out another winner with this powerful movie about urban homelessness which is all the more watchable when you realise it's based on a true story. Uplifting, humbling and a joy to behold.

          • Director:  Joe Wright
          • Starring:  Robert Downey Jr, Jamie Foxx, Catherine Keener, Lisa Gay Hamilton, Stephen Root, Tom Hollander
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          • It's pretty difficult to resist a movie with a line-up like this one, an early directorial title from Ron Howard ('Frost/Nixon'). Robert De Niro is on fine form, and amazingly, Kurt Russell and William Baldwin did most of their own stunts. Superb.

          • Director:  Ron Howard
          • Starring:  Kurt Russell, Robert De Niro, William Baldwin, Donald Sutherland, Scott Glenn, Jennifer Jason Leigh
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        • Doom Last
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          Doom

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          • Based on the massively popular video game (one of the most influential titles in the industry), this is an ambitious project which ends up feeling like a bit of a guilty pleasure. Take it for what it is: a lot of fun. Game Over.

          • Director:  Andrzej Bartkowiak
          • Starring:  Dwayne Johnson, Karl Urban, Rosamund Pike
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          • Steven Soderbergh - presently enjoying huge critical success in the cinema with 'Behind the Candelabra' - offers another smash with this vivid, moving and elegant picture. Watch out for the wonderful performance from one of our favourites: Adrien Brody.

          • Director:  Steve Soderbergh
          • Starring:  Jesse Bradford, Adrien Brody, Karen Allen, Katherine Heigl, Jeroen Krabbe, Spalding Gray
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        • Leave It to Beaver Last
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          • A staple of Fifties television is given a blast of new oxygen in this charming Nineties film. Yes, the Beavers are a complete stereotype of the wholesome, smalltown, cookie-baking all-American family, but it's an amusing story with some great one-liners.

          • Director:  Andy Cadiff
          • Starring:  Christopher McDonald, Janine Turner, Erika Christensen, Barbara Billingsley, Cameron Finley
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          • Great storyline which director Howard Zieff manages to bring to life, just as he did with 'My Girl' and 'Private Benjamin'. Peter Boyle's performance as a man who believes he's Jesus is a gem. The scene where he walks through the ward is a highlight.

          • Director:  Howard Zieff
          • Starring:  Michael Keaton, Peter Boyle, Lorraine Bracco, Christopher Lloyd
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          • Based on the premise of a one-liner from his stand-up act - "It wasn’t always easy for me; I was born a poor black child" - this is a clever, warm-hearted and outrageously funny '70s comedy which has become essential viewing for any Steve Martin fan.

          • Director:  Carl Reiner
          • Starring:  Steve Martin, Bernadette Peters, Carl Reiner, George Dolenz, Faith Domergue, Maurice Evans
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        • The Moguls Last
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          The Moguls

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          • A small-town comedy with big-ambitions, plus a few jaw-dropping neighbourly favours in the frame. Delightful, awkward, outrageous and highly entertaining. 'Boogie Nights' for the backwaters.

          • Director:  Michael Traeger
          • Starring:  Jeff Bridges, Joe Pantoliano, Tim Nelson, Ted Danson, William Fichtner
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