Vice  (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Jan27

Vice (15) | Close-Up Film Review

This black satire on the rise and rise of American politician Dick Cheney from writer/director Adam McKay is much easier to follow than his 2015 hit movie The Big Short, which dealt with the US mortgage market crash.  

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Welcome to Marwen  (12A) | Close-Up Film Review
Jan04

Welcome to Marwen (12A) | Close-Up Film Review

Mark’s life is forever changed when he is viciously attacked by drunken thugs outside a bar, after unwisely admitting he has a fondness for wearing women’s shoes.

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UK Poster Launched for Last Flag Flying – In Cinemas 26 January
Jan08

UK Poster Launched for Last Flag Flying – In Cinemas 26 January

Richard Linklater’s LAST FLAG FLYING will open in the UK and Ireland on 26 January 2018, through Curzon Artificial Eye and Amazon Studios. The film received its world premiere as the opening night of New York Film Festival, followed shortly afterwards by a European premiere at the BFI London Film Festival.

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Foxcatcher (15) | Home Ents Review
May18

Foxcatcher (15) | Home Ents Review

Dir. Bennett Miller, US, 2015, 134 minutes, English Cast: Channing Tatum, Mark Ruffalo, Steve Carell Wrestling is an often-derided sport, be it the WWE style Sports Entertainment kind or the actual Olympic mat-based sport. However, wrestling has given us a fair share of memorable films. From Barry W. Blaustein’s documentary Beyond the Mat (1999) and Darren Aronofsky’s The Wrestler to Thomas McCarthy’s Win Win (2011), we have seen the...

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