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Review - Flushed Away

Review of the Aardman/DreamWorks CG animation, the last film these two players would make together, about a privileged rat cast adrift in the sewers of London

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Review - Night at the Museum

Review of the live action comedy starring Ben Stiller, about a security guard in a museum where all the exhibits come to life. It's for kids, everybody, what's wrong with you?

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Review - A Woman in Winter

Review of Richard Jobson's third film, A Woman in Winter, a love story with a gothic/parallel universes flavour, ambitious and only occasionally falling over itself

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Review - Ghosts

A review of Nick Broomfield's debut non-documentary film, the lightly fictionalised story of the illegal Chinese aliens who died while picking cockles in Morecambe Bay in 2004

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Review - Candy

Review of the druggie movie Candy, starring Heath Ledger and Abbie Cornish as a pair of nice suburban Australians who believe they are the coolest heroin kids on the block

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Review - Eragon

Lord of the Rings meets Star Wars in a discount store in the UK knock-off about a young lad who befriends a dragon and sets off to save his land. It's not trying very hard at all

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Review - The Night Listener

Review of the film starring Robin Williams, about a gay late-night DJ who starts to get phone calls from a 14-year-old boy who's been sexually abused since the age of 8

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Review - Princes of the Yen

Review of the sensational documentary Princes of the Yen, which alleges that the Japanese economy was deliberately wrecked in the 1980s by the Bank of Japan, for ideological reasons

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Review - Enemy

Review of Denis Villeneuve's psychological thriller Enemy, starring Jake Gyllenhaal as a professor who sees his doppelganger in a film and becomes obsessed.

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