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Thriller

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EIFF 2019: Strange But True Review

Nick Robinson investigates a mysterious pregnancy in Rowan Athale’s half-baked, tonally mismanaged thriller.

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  • 26th June 2019
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Us Review

Jordan Peele touches on the class divide in his latest social satire, an often thrilling but overstuffed follow up to Get Out.

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  • 8th April 2019
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GFF 2019: Dragged Across Concrete Review

Bone Tomahawk writer/director S. Craig Zahler returns with a grimly compelling crime epic starring Mel Gibson and Vince Vaughn as a pair of disgraced cops embroiled in a heist-gone-wrong.

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  • 6th March 2019
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Mission: Impossible - Fallout Review

Tom Cruise and Christopher McQuarrie return to Mission: Impossible to deliver one of the best entries into the franchise.

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  • 18th July 2018
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EIFF 2018: Calibre Review

City boys Jack Lowden and Martin McCann find themselves caught in a rural nightmare in this Highlands-set thriller from writer-director Matt Palmer.

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  • 25th June 2018
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EIFF 2018: The Secret of Marrowbone Review

Sergio G. Sanchez makes his feature directorial debut with this tense gothic thriller, starring George MacKay and Anya Taylor Joy.

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  • 23rd June 2018
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EIFF 2018: Searching Film Review

John Cho stars in writer/director Aneesh Chaganty’s Searching, a moving thriller told entirely through computer screens.

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  • 19th June 2018
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Ingrid Goes West Review

Aubrey Plaza is excellent as an Instagram stalker in Matt Spicer’s bitingly funny and deeply uncomfortable social media satire.

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  • 23rd November 2017
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Only the Brave Review

Joseph Kosinski trades slick sci-fi for the moving real-life tale of the Granite Mountain Hotshots as they battle wild fires around Arizona.

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  • 16th November 2017
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Murder on the Orient Express Review

Kenneth Branagh updates Agatha Christie’s most famous story, starring as iconic detective Hercule Poirot in this star-studded murder-mystery.

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  • 9th November 2017
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