Monsters and Men  (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Jan18

Monsters and Men (15) | Close-Up Film Review

This impressive first feature from writer/director Reinaldo Marcus Green deals with a fictional event which mirrors several real life incidents in America

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Colette (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Jan11

Colette (15) | Close-Up Film Review

Keira Knightley is skittish, lively and bright as Colette in the film about the famous French novelist’s early years.

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Stan and Ollie  (PG) | Close-Up Film Review
Jan11

Stan and Ollie (PG) | Close-Up Film Review

in 1953 Laurel & Hardy undertook a variety hall tour of Britain with the lure of a possible deal at the end of it to make a comeback film here. 

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The Upside  (12A) | Close-Up Film Review
Jan11

The Upside (12A) | Close-Up Film Review

The Upside is yet another “based on a true–life story” film and also a remake of a French movie Intouchables (2011), which drew on the same material.  It is about the relationship between two very different men.  

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Malcolm is a little unwell (N/R) | Close-Up Film Review
Jan11

Malcolm is a little unwell (N/R) | Close-Up Film Review

At the beginning of 2011 Malcolm Brabant was a successful freelance journalist living in Greece where he and his wife Trine had moved after their son was born

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The Favourite (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Jan06

The Favourite (15) | Close-Up Film Review

It is England in the early 18th century and Queen Anne sits on the throne. But it is her bosom pal and close political companion who determines what the Queen decrees.

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