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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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Review - The Grandmaster

Review of Wong Kar Wai's The Grandmaster, a biopic about Ip Man, the legendary martial arts master who popularised Wing Chun throughout the world and trained Bruce Lee

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Review - The Page Turner

Review of Denis Dercourt's deliciously icy thriller starring Déborah François as the page turner and Catherine Frot as the concert pianist whose life she has in her hands

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Review - Dead Man’s Cards

Review of flavoursome if unevenly acted Dead Man's Cards, the Liverpool-set gangster thriller set in a seedy club and starring Paul Barber and James McMartin as a pair of bouncers.

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Review - Starter for 10

Review of the film starring James McAvoy about a guy at university struggling to find his feet. Alice Eve and Rebecca Hall co-star in a film full of authentic period flavour

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Review - Mischief Night

A review of Penny Woolcock's move set in the run-up to "mischief night" on a Leeds estate where white and Asian families rub along uneasily. Kelli Hollis and Ramon Tikaram star

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Review - Miss Potter

Review of the 2006 film directed by Chris Noonan, starring Renee Zellweger as Beatrix Potter. It's had some shitty reviews by people who would rather watch guys in masks

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Review - Jimi: All Is by My Side

A review of John Ridley's film All Is by My Side, about Jimi Hendrix as he approached the moment of stardom, 1966-67, with André Benjamin as the guitar god himself

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Review - Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

Review of Tom Tykwer's adaptation of Patrick Süskind's novel about a man who murders in pursuit of the ultimate essence, starring Ben Whishaw as the perfumer/nutjob

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