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Charlotte O'Sullivan

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Cow review: Andrea Arnold’s rumination could be life changing

This tale of a bovine life is both brutal and beautiful

Jan 13, 2022
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Scream 5 review: Sure, it’s a scream but the lead character’s deadly

He’s back. And he’s got Very Strong Opinions

Jan 13, 2022
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Culture in London: the faces to watch in film this year

These six Londoners are ready to smash the silver screen

Jan 11, 2022
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The 355 review: Warms up after a slow start to pack a lovely punch

Despite the slow start, the globe-trotting that ensues when this starry cast gets together is a blast

Jan 6, 2022
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Boiling Point film review: Fine dining high drama will leave you sated

Stephen Graham’s turn in this one take, real time drama will cement his growing reputation as a national treasure

Jan 6, 2022
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A Hero: Asghar Farhadi’s new film is a blistering, if gentle, triumph

It’s already being talked up as an Oscar contender

Jan 6, 2022
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Licorice Pizza review: Paul Thomas Anderson’s latest is a sweet treat

This coming of age drama will leave you hungry for more

Jan 4, 2022
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The best films coming in 2022, from Licorice Pizza to The Batman

From edgy auteur projects to the biggest Marvel blockbusters, 2022 is going to be epic for cinema-goers

Jan 4, 2022
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The Tragedy of Macbeth film: A nightmare you won’t want to wake from

This version of the Scottish play puts a fresh spin on the familiar story

Dec 24, 2021
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The best films of 2021, from Sound of Metal to Promising Young Woman

After a year of feeding on scraps as the big movies held back, 2021 was a flood of great film

Dec 23, 2021
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Don’t Look Up film review: Very well worth looking up

A starry cast makes this headlong rush of a catastrophe-comedy sparkle

Dec 23, 2021
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The Matrix Resurrections review: An ambitious sci-fi extravaganza

Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss reprise their roles with gorgeous gusto as Lana Wachowski returns to the Matrix

Dec 21, 2021
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The Lost Daughter: Olivia Colman shines in Elena Ferrante adaptation

Gyllenhaal’s directing and writing debut takes great source material and somehow elevates it

Dec 16, 2021
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Spider-Man: No Way Home review - An unforgettable group hug of a movie

But if you don’t want to find out whether the rumours are true or not, don’t read this until you’ve seen the movie

Dec 15, 2021
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The King’s Man review: Painful prequel should have stayed in the past

The last two films in the franchise were enjoyable, this one... isn’t

Dec 14, 2021
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Steven Spielberg’s West Side Story: This glorious remake really sings

This loving homage to the original film is a dazzling triumph

Dec 7, 2021
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C’mon C’mon review: Joaquin Phoenix is gently mesmerising

Mike Mills’ follow-up to 20th Century Women, about the messiness of modern families, soars above the cliches

Dec 3, 2021
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Silent Night review: Richard Curtis meets The Twilight Zone

This debut film from Camille Griffin shows enormous potential, but the final act twist leaves a bad smell

Dec 3, 2021
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Pirates: Reggie Yates’s debut is a sweet and funny romp around London

The casting is spot on in Yates’ larky and unassuming film directing debut

Nov 26, 2021
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House of Gucci film review: True crime comedy is all fizz, no faff

Lady Gaga’s sense of fun is dialled up to 11 - and it’ll be a crime if she doesn’t earn an Oscar nomination for her role as Patrizia Reggiani

Nov 23, 2021