Isle of Dogs  (PG) | Close-Up Film Review
Mar30

Isle of Dogs (PG) | Close-Up Film Review

This second animation film from the versatile Wes Anderson, building on his experience when making “The Fantastic Mr Fox”, is much more ambitious.

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Letters from Baghdad (PG) | Close-Up Film Review
Apr20

Letters from Baghdad (PG) | Close-Up Film Review

Great archive footage casts a spell in this interesting biography of Gertrude Bell, the ‘female Lawrence of Arabia’, who was the most powerful woman in the British Empire in her day.

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‘letters from baghdad’ released in uk cinemas by verve pictures from 21st april
Feb09

‘letters from baghdad’ released in uk cinemas by verve pictures from 21st april

Today Verve Pictures and Between The Rivers Productions are delighted to announce that their documentary LETTERS FROM BAGHDAD, about the extraordinary life and times of Gertrude Bell with Tilda Swinton featuring as her voice, will be released in UK cinemas from 21st April 2017.

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Doctor Strange  (12A) | Close-Up Film Review
Oct25

Doctor Strange (12A) | Close-Up Film Review

This latest addition to the Marvel comics’ cinematic canon is a handsome looking beast, which benefits from a classy, largely British cast in the main roles and really stunning special effects.

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A Bigger Splash (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Feb14

A Bigger Splash (15) | Close-Up Film Review

This is an intelligent film made for adults with a superb cast of brilliant actors. What more can you ask for? Well, you can ask for a well-written script with humour and seriousness combined, which you have got here and a story that has some mystery and unfolds in a fascinating way.

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