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Arts Picturehouse, Cambridge

Cambridge
Venue name: Arts Picturehouse, Cambridge
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Address: 38-39 St Andrew's Street
Cambridge
CB2 3AR
Price: £5-£8
  • Time Out says
    • 4 out of 5 stars
    Tragedy hangs like smoke over this spectral, startling return to form for Polish-born, British-based writer-director Pawel Pawlikowski. First and foremost, there’s the historical tragedy of The Holocaust which drives the story. But there’s also, i...
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  • Time Out says
    • 4 out of 5 stars
    While other filmmakers get their hands dirty in kitchen sinks, Wes Anderson surely slips his into luxury cashmere mittens. His films overflow with intricate detail and make no pretence of existing in a world other than their own, just-about-earthb...
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  • Time Out says
    • 5 out of 5 stars
    New York-based filmmaker Ira Sachs ('Keep the Lights On') creates a special kind of urbanity: softer and more inclusive than Woody Allen's, openly gay but family-focused, alive to the city's tensions and lulls. His latest movie also features a Cho...
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  • Time Out says
    • 5 out of 5 stars
    Looking at it one way, ‘Boyhood’ is a spectacularly cheap way of saving on actors’ salaries. To capture his rambling yet absorbing Texas family drama, director Richard Linklater (‘Before Midnight’) agreed with several actors – including his eight-...
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  • Time Out says
    • 3 out of 5 stars
    Magic realism comes to Minnesota in this sly slice of slow cinema, as a downtrodden Japanese office worker (Rinko Kikuchi) finds a VHS tape of the Coen brothers’s ‘Fargo’ hidden in a seaside cave, reads the fake ‘based on a true story’ caption and...
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  • Time Out says
    • 3 out of 5 stars
    Imagine Holly Golightly 50 years after ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s’ – now a young girl of 70, dripping in pearls and diamonds as big as the Ritz. That gives you an idea of the stars of this lovely fashion doc. These women – the oldest is 96 – are the ...
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  • Time Out says
    • 5 out of 5 stars
    ‘Most of the successful people in Hollywood are failures as human beings.’ So said Marlon Brando. But what happens when their 15 minutes are up? It’s not like failure suddenly transforms former mega-celebs into humble human beings who can pick up ...
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  • Time Out says
    • 4 out of 5 stars
    At its best, this affecting biopic of the cosmos-rattling astrophysicist Stephen Hawking (Eddie Redmayne) smartly avoids schmaltz. Hawking has often seen the dark humour in the disease that began robbing him of his muscular functions as early as h...
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  • Time Out says
    • 3 out of 5 stars
    The so-real-it-hurts actress Laura Dern is a movie treasure by now: in 'Wild', she's magically effervescent as a '70s mom, splashing in puddles with her small children and bravely facing abandonment, money woes and illness. She's the soul of the f...
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  • Time Out says
    • 5 out of 5 stars
    This 1960s-set, US civil-rights drama works brilliantly as both expert historical re-creation and a powerful reflection of what’s happening in the world right now. As recent events in Ferguson, Missouri show, there’s nothing ‘finished’ about the i...
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