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  • Sisters

    Sisters 2015

    ★★★★ Added

    Funniest film I've seen in ages.

  • The Revenant

    The Revenant 2015

    ★★★★ Added

    Brutal, raw with some mesmerising cinematography and a balls-and-all performance from Leonardo DiCaprio. The bear fight is nuts.

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  • I Give It a Year

    I Give It a Year 2013

    ★½ Added 2

    Anti-rom-com’s have become more and more popular in recent years, with films such as (500) Days Of Summer, Celeste And Jesse Forever and Going The Distance exploring relationships in a realistic way not often captured in the traditional and formulaic rom-com’s we’ve come to accept as the norm. The latest of which, I Give It A Year, hails from first-time director Dan Mazer, who’s best known for scripting Sacha Baron Cohen comedies Borat and Brüno.

    Josh (Rose Byrne) and Nat…

  • The Selfish Giant

    The Selfish Giant 2013

    ★★★★★ Added

    Three year’s after receiving recognition and numerous awards for her documentary on the troubled life of playwright Andrea Dunbar, writer and director Clio Barnard returns to the fold with The Selfish Giant, a poetic and beautiful social realist fable that finds her back on the run-down, doubtful council estates of Bradford. Inspired by Oscar Wilde’s short story of the same name, the film is a difficult, but beautiful watch – one that seizes the audiences attention from the off and…