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Tyneside Cinema

Newcastle
Venue name: Tyneside Cinema
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Address: 10
Pilgrim Street
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 6QG
Transport: BR: Metro
  • Time Out says
    • 5 out of 5 stars
    Towards the end of the Coen brothers’ ‘The Big Lebowski’, a black-clad German complains that a situation isn’t fair. ‘Fair?’ splutters Walter Sobchak (John Goodman). ‘Who’s the fucking nihilist around here?!’ Life isn’t fair for the lead of the Co...
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  • Time Out says
    • 4 out of 5 stars
    Michel Hazanavicius and actor Jean Dujardin are well known in France for their James Bond spoofs, the ‘OSS 117’ films. Now they hop across the pond to 1920s California for a loving – and silent – recreation of Hollywood on the verge of sound. ‘The...
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  • This smart, involving sci-fi picture, set in an Ohio high school, pays homage to several genre faves, notably Invasion of the Body Snatchers and The Thing. But more surprising is the nod to The Breakfast Club, with peer group pressure, disaffected...
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  • In this 'movie-isation' of the justly top-rated Nickelodeon TV cartoon, the producers have left the formula intact, changing little beyond extending the running time, fleshing out the animation (unobtrusively), inserting an 'Indiana Jones' pre-mov...
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  • 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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