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    45 Years (15) | Close-Up Film Review

    Writer/director Andrew Haigh, who made the sensitive gay love story “Weekend”, here demonstrates once more his feeling for the nuances of relationships, this time in the story of an older […]

  • The Third Man

    The Third Man (PG) | Home Ents Review

    Available to see on Blu-Ray or DVD, The Third Man is set in Vienna.  Orson Welles (in the smaller but dominating role) stars as Harry Lime, who fakes his own […]


    To celebrate the DVD & Digital release of gripping horror thriller BODY, We Have 3 DVD copies To Give Away

    An idyllic Christmas holiday turns deadly when best friends Holly, Cali and Mel break into a local mansion they believe to be unoccupied. But they quickly realise they’re not alone […]

  • White God

    White God (15) | Home Ents Review

    White God is a curious animal; a Hungarian-language effort from visionary director Kornél Mundruczó, it is perhaps worst described as Homeward Bound meets Cujo meets Che: Parts One & Two. […]

  • Infernal-Bed-and-Baby-Scene

    Infernal (15) | Home Ents Review

    I hate horror films. I hate their disturbing posters and petrified actors, their blood-drenched sets and the screaming, the interminable screaming. I hate them because they draw me in, making […]

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    A Little Chaos (12) | Home Ents Review

    This costume romance, set in the French court of Louis XIV but shot largely in the stately homes of England, mixes fact and fiction in a somewhat unbelievable way. Sabine de […]

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    We Have 3 Copies Of Critically Acclaimed Taiwanese Drama EXIT To Give Away

    Family matters. Ling (Chen Shiang-Chyi) has fitted her life into the role of a traditional Asian housewife but the truth is she feels like a prisoner, striving to escape. Ling’s […]

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    Pressure (15) | Close-Up Film Review

      ‘Lost and never to be found’ The story of the struggle of four deep-sea saturation divers who become stranded 650ft below sea level in the Indian Ocean (Somali Basin), […]

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    Gemma Bovery (15) | Close-Up Film Review

    This is the second time that Arterton has taken the title role in the film of a Posy Simmonds novel, with the character she is playing this time being rather […]

  • Good People

    Good People (15) | Close-Up Film Review

    James Franco plays Tom, an American odd job labourer and Kate Hudson co-stars as school teacher Anna in this simply diverting, yet utterly disposable thriller from first time feature director […]

  • The Saboteurs

    The Saboteurs (12) | Home Ents Review

    The Saboteurs undoubtedly demonstrates what a good, authentic WW2 film should strive to be like: smartly complex while grippingly suspenseful, action-packed, superbly cast and historically as accurate as possible within […]

  • Darnell, Linda (My Darling Clementine)_01

    My Darling Clementine (U) | Home Ents Review

    It’s odd that a film that is itself nostalgic for simpler times now evokes nostalgia among those of my generation for rainy weekends in the 1970s, when classics like this […]

  • Into The Grizzly Maze

    Into The Grizzly Maze (15) |Home Ents Review

    From David Hackl, the director of the Saw V, comes Into the Grizzly Maze, a creature feature where the hunters become the hunted! After being released from prison, Rowan (Marsden) […]

  • paper-towns-movie-002

    Paper Towns (12A) | Close-Up Film Review

    Ever since she moved in next door, Quentin (Nat Wolff) has had a crush on Margo (Cara Delevigne). As young kids they were inseparable, but as teenage awkwardness bit they […]

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    Hard to be a God (18) | Close-Up Film Review

    Welcome to hell. Hard to be a God is a black and white Russian sci-fi epic based the 1964 science-fiction novel by Arkady and Boris Strugatsky of the same name. […]

  • Iris Apfel

    Iris (12A) | Close-Up Film Review

    In the first 5 minutes I fall absolutely in love with her. “Every time I do it I do it a different way.” A legend was born a staggering 93 […]

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    The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (12A) | Close-Up Film Review

    Guy Ritchie wastes no time dropping us right into the thick of the action in his big screen reimagining of Cold War TV show The Man From U.N.C.L.E. Opening during […]

  • Trainwreck

    Trainwreck (15) | Close-Up Film Review

    In the US at least, there has been much hullabaloo around this movie, with modern comedy hotshot director/producer Judd Apatow (Knocked Up, The 40 Year Old Virgin and others) saying […]

  • Theeb_Still

    Theeb (15) | Close-Up Film Review

      ”The wolf begets a wolf” ‘Theeb’ and its commonest standard Arabic equivalents meaning “wolf” is the titular title of Naji Abu Nowar’s 2014 adventure-thriller, which plays out as a […]

  • Precinct Seven Five

    Precinct Seven Five (15) | Close-Up Film Review

    Precinct Seven Five is a documentary, telling the story of a group of New York City police officers who became infamous for their lucrative and extensive law breaking in Brooklyn, […]

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