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Drama

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We Need to Talk About Kevin Review

A psychological thriller charting the life of a mother who’s dealing with grief and guilt after her teenage son Kevin goes on a killing spree at his high school.

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  • 23rd October 2011
  • Adam
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Contagion Review

A sci-fi thriller showing the devastating effects of a global pandemic from the viewpoints of a grieving husband, the scientists trying to find a cure and a sleazy Australian blogger.

  • Review
  • 22nd October 2011
  • Adam
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Texas Killing Fields Review

A New York homicide detective teams up with a local cop to investigate the murder of a prostitute and the disappearance of a girl in the bayous of Texas, known as the ‘Killing Fields’.

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  • 17th October 2011
  • Adam
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The Help Review

College graduate Skeeter enlists the help of Jackson, Mississippi’s African American maids to write a novel from their point of view.

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  • 12th October 2011
  • Adam
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Crazy, Stupid Love Review

Steve Carrell turns to lothario Ryan Gosling to help him recover from a divorce, only to discover the only woman he really wants is his wife.

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  • 24th September 2011
  • Adam
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Drive Review

Eager to protect his neighbour and her son, a Hollywood stuntman and part time getaway driver gets involved in a heist that goes horribly wrong in Nicolas Winding Refn’s genre masterpiece.

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  • 19th September 2011
  • Adam
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Super 8 Review

After witnessing a train crash a group of young movie makers investigate the unusual situation that unfolds in JJ Abrams’ throwback to Spielberg’s 80s oeuvre.

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  • 5th September 2011
  • Adam
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The Guard Review

Brendan Gleeson shines in John Michael McDonagh’s darkly comic twist on the buddy cop formula.

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  • 11th August 2011
  • Adam
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Black Swan Review

Natalie Portman shines as a ballet dancer who is mentally unraveling in Darren Aronofsky’s simmering psychological thriller.

  • Review
  • 29th March 2011
  • Adam