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THE BEST FILMS IN CINEMAS NOW
A critic's view - WHAT TO WATCH including FILM OF THE WEEK, TRAILERS, UPCOMING FILM RELEASES and the MOVIES that headline SHOULD SEE, MUST SEE.
FORTHCOMING FILMS 26TH MAY
The Other Side of Hope 98 mins. (12A) **** A masterful, deadpan critique of bureaucratic madness. Aki Kaurismaki at his best. Winner Best Director, Berlin Film Festival.
I Am Not Madam Bovery 138 mins. **** (12A) Feng Xiaogang's award winning, powerful and fascinating satire on Chinese corruption and hypocrisy.
The Red Turtle 80 mins. (PG) **** Michael Dudok de Wit's sublime, mesmerising dialogue-free animation feature, thrills and delights.
Pirates of the Caribbean:Salazar's Revenge 129 mins. (12A) Jack Sparrow's back in action.
It Was 50 Years Ago Today! The Beatles:Sgt. Pepper and Beyond 119 mins. (12A) *** Alan Parker's celebration of the 50th anniversary of Sgt Pepper, 'The most important rock and roll album ever made.' (Rolling Stone)
Diary of a Whimpy Kid:The Long Haul 90 mins. (15) A family trip to attend Meemaw's 90th birthday doesn't go according to plan.
SEE COMING SOON for reviews on the above films.