Wild Rose (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Apr17

Wild Rose (15) | Close-Up Film Review

There is a performance by Jessie Buckley of such competence, and beauty at the heart of WILD ROSE  that it almost stops any further critical faculties working!

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Mary Poppins Returns: the first trailer
Mar06

Mary Poppins Returns: the first trailer

Emily Blunt takes the title role, as Mary Poppins Returns. Here’s the trailer…

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Trailer: Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again
Jan29

Trailer: Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

Ten years after Mamma Mia! The Movie grossed more than $600 million around the world, you are invited to return to the magical Greek island of Kalokairi in an all-new original musical based on the songs of ABBA.

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Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool  (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Nov16

Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool  (15) | Close-Up Film Review

In the late 70s Oscar winning Hollywood actress Gloria Grahame had fallen from favour.  Now in her mid fifties but still optimistic, she was scraping a living wherever she could, frequently in regional theatre in the UK. 

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Brooklyn (12) | Home Ents Review
Mar03

Brooklyn (12) | Home Ents Review

‘I’m not sure I have a home any more’ confesses Eilis (the fantastic Saoirse Ronan) to her lover Tony (Emory Cohen) and nothing could sum up more poignantly the emotional charge behind the immigrant experience.

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