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REVIEW: The Congress

Director: Ari Folman Writing Credits:Ari Folman (Screenplay) & Stanislaw Lem (Novel) Cast:Robin Wright, Harvey Keitel, Paul Giamatti, Danny Huston & Kodi Smit-McPhee UK rating: 15 certificate UK release date: August 15th Words by Jonathan Glen – follow him @joffglen How much does ambition count for? Some would say ambition without result counts for nothing; but in […]

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Director: David Gordon Green Writing Credits:  Larry Brown (novel) and Gary Hawkins Cast:  Nicholas Cage, Tye Sheridan, Gary Poulter UK rating: 12A certificate UK release date: 25th July ________ Words by Jonathan Glen. Follow him @joffglen  David Gordon Green’s Joe was constantly compared to Jeff Nichols’ Mud before its release. But having your yet to be […]

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PREVIEW: Monty Python Live (mostly)

Director: Aubrey Powell Writing Credits:  Monty Python Cast:  John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Michael Palin – with archive footage including Graham Chapman UK rating: 15 certificate UK release date: Various Monty Python Live (mostly) is broadcast across UK cinemas today – being shown at the Electric Cinema tonight, with further ‘encore’s on July 24th, Aug 3rd & Aug 14th. The final performance from […]

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Director: Richard Linklater Writing Credits: Richard Linklater Cast:  Ellar Coltrane, Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawle, Lorelei Linklater UK rating: 15 certificate UK release date: 11th July Boyhood opens at the Electric Cinema tonight (Fri 18th July) with daily screenings until Thurs 24th July. Richard Linklater’s bold production follows, in real time, the growth of Mason Jnr (Coltrane) as […]

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REVIEW: Set Fire to the Stars

                                  Director: Andy Goddard Writing Credits: Andy Goddard, Celyn Jones Cast: Celyn Jones, Elijah Wood, Kelly Reilly + Richard Brake, Kevin Eldon, Shirley Henderson, Steven Mackintosh, Maimie McCoy ‘Do not go gentle into that good night, Old age should […]

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