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Film, Drama

Queen & Slim

3 out of 5 stars

A couple goes on the lam in this racially charged update of a familiar formula

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Film, Drama

Dark Waters

3 out of 5 stars

Given the talent involved, this drama about a quiet but deadly environmental disaster should have been more gripping

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Elisabeth Moss en 'El hombre invisible'
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Film, Horror

The Invisible Man

4 out of 5 stars

HG Wells’ seminal sci-fi novel becomes a tart statement on toxic men and their gaslighting ways

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Film, Comedy

Emma

3 out of 5 stars

Jane Austen’s spry matchmaker gets a fizzy but shakily structured modernisation

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Film, Drama

Richard Jewell

3 out of 5 stars

A real-life wrong-man story makes a few accusations of its own

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Film, Drama

Parasite

5 out of 5 stars

Bong Joon-ho's triumphant satire has scooped four Oscars – here's why 

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Film, Thriller

The Lighthouse

5 out of 5 stars

Robert Eggers (The Witch) directs a swirling descent into madness that takes your breath away

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Film

Midway

3 out of 5 stars

Action specialist Roland Emmerich turns the WWII naval battle into a two-hour videogame

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