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The title of Ralph Fiennes’s second film as a director makes it sound like a superhero movie. But the only special powers on display in this touching insight into the public and private lives of Charles Dickens are an enormous delicacy of touch and a...
Fri Dec 12:
An unassuming humanist whose keenest advocates have been known to invoke the sacred syllables ‘Ozu’, Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda last visited our screens with 2011’s ‘I Wish’, a winning fable of fraternal reunion with which his latest, ‘Like...
Fri Nov 14:
Emma Thompson gives good battleaxe. She is on Oscar-winning form in ‘Saving Mr Banks’, playing ‘Mary Poppins’ author Pamela Travers as a cross between Jeremy Paxman and Maggie Smith in ‘Downton Abbey’. On a plane from London to Los Angeles, she peers...
Fri Sep 26:
‘The Selfish Giant’ shares its title with an Oscar Wilde children’s tale, but this unflinching, moving story of two Bradford boys who steal copper, illegally race ponies and flirt worryingly with danger all day long is rooted in a very real, modern B...
Fri Oct 24: