Cupcakes

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Director: Eytan Fox
Cast: Efrat Dor, Dana Ivgy, Karen Berger
Genre: Musical Comedy
Language: Hebrew with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Israel 2013 104 mins
Rating: ***
Released by PECCADILLO PICTURES

When a group of best friends in Tel Aviv gather to watch Universong, they are less than impressed by the official Israeli entry. They can do better,so they create and record their own song on a mobile phone. Little do they know that it will go viral !

Cuban Fury

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Director: James Griffiths
Cast: Rashida Jones, Chris O'Dowd, Nick Frost, Ian McShane
Genre: Comedy
Country of Origin: UK 2014 98 mins.
Rating:***

'Amusing with a big heart- salsa gone mad'.

Cub (Welt)

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Director: Jonas Govaerts
cast: Maurice Luijten, Eveliven Bosmans, Titus De Voogdt, Gill Eeckelaert, Stef Aerts
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Language: Flemish, French with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Belgium, 2015 84 mins.
Released by Altitude Films

Crimson Peak

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Director: Guillermo del Toro
Cast: Jessica Chastain, Charlie Hunnam, Tom Hiddleston
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2015 119 mins.
Released by Universal Pictures

Criminal

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Director: Ariel Vromen
Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Gal Gadot, Kevin Costner
Genre: Action Crime Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK, USA 2015 93 mins.
Released by Lionsgate

The story of the right man in the wrong body. In a last-ditch effort to stop a diabolical plot, a dead CIA operative’s memories, secrets, and skills are implanted into an unpredictable and dangerous death-row inmate in hopes the he will complete the operative’s mission. Lionsgate.

Creepy (Kuripi: Itsuwari no rinjin)

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Dir Kiyoshi Kurosawa
Cast: Hidetoshi Nishijima, Yuko Takeuchi, Teruyuki Kagawa
Genre: Drama, Horror
Language: Japaneses with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Japan 2016 130 mins. (15)
Released by Eureka Entertainment

Kiyoshi Kurosawa's, 'Creepy,' adapted from the novel by Yutaka Maekawa, premiered at the 2016 Berlin International Film Festival and is his first cinematic return to the horror genre since 2006. Neighbours aren't always what they seem.

Creed

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Director: Ryan Coogler
cast: Michael B Jordan, Sylvester Stallone, Tessa Thompson
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2916 133 mins.
Released by Warner Bros

Couscous (La Graine et le Mulet)

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Director: Abdellaatif Kechiche
Cast: Bouraouis Marzouk, Habib Boufares, Hatika Karaoui, Hafsia Herzi
Genre: Drama
Language: French, Arabic, Russian with English subtitles
Country of Origin: France 2007 151 mins.
Rating: ****

'An Internationally acclaimed, superbly performed portrait of hope within a North African immigrant community.'

Slimane (Habib Boufarse), a sixty year old North African immigrant has lost his job at the shipyard in the French Mediterranean port of Sete. Will he now open the restaurant of his dreams?

Courted (L'hermine)

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Director: Christian Vincent
Cast: Fabrice Luchini, SAidse Babette Knudsen, Eva Lallier
Genre: Comedy, Crime Drama
Language: French with English subtitles
Country of Origin: France 2015 98 mins.
Best Actor & Best Screenplay 2015 Venice Film Festival
Released by StudioCanal

Winner of the Best Actor and Best Screenplay awards at the 2015 Venice International Film Festival, Christian Vincent’s judicial drama stars Fabrice Luchini (Festival favourites Gemma Bovery, Cycling With Molière) as a fastidious judge presiding over the Assize Court.

Couple in a Hole

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Director: Tom Geens
Cast: Paul Higgins, Kate Dickie, Jerome Kircher
Genre: Drama
Language: English & French with English subtitles
Country of Origin: UK, Belgium, France 2015 105 mins.
Released by Verve Pictures

Cosmos

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Directror: Andrzej Zulawski
Cast: Sabine Azema. Jean-Francois Balmer, Jonathan Genet, Johan Libereau
Genre: Metaphysical Noir Thriller
Language: French with English subtitles
Country of Origin: France, Portugal 2015 103 mins.
Released by Arrow Films

Conjuring 2

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Director:James Wan
Cast: Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, David Thewlis, Franka Potente
Genre: Horror
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 133 mins.
Released by Warner Bros

New Line Cinema’s supernatural thriller “The Conjuring 2,” with James Wan (“Furious 7”) once again at the helm following the record-breaking success of “The Conjuring,” brings to the screen another real case from the files of renowned demonologists Ed and Lorraine Warren.

Concussion

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Director: Stacie Passon
Cast: Robin Weigert, Maggie Siff, Johnathan Tchaikovsky
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2013 96 mins.
World Premier Sundance International Film Festival
Teddy Special Jury Prize 2013 Berlin International Film Festival
Rating: **
Released by PICTUREHOUSE ENTERTAINMENT

Shrugging off your inhibitions can lead to a new lease of life particularly if after being hit on the head by your son's baseball and suffering a concussion, you awake to a 'Belle de Jour' moment.

Concussion

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Director: Peter Landesman
Cast: Will Smith, Alec Baldwin, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Arliss Howard, Paul Reiser, Luke Wilson, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2015 122 mins.

Compliance

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Director: Craig Zobel
Cast: Ann Dowd, Dreama Walker, Pat Healy
Genre: Drama
Country of Origin: USA 2012
Language: English 90 mins.
Rating: ****

'Compliance' is a horror movie. Not the studio horror blood and guts slasher movie. This is the real thing. This is what happened. It's chilling and uncomfortable'.

Colossal

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Director: Nacho Vigalondo
Cast: Dan Stevens, Anne Hathaway, Jason Sudeikis
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Language: English
Country of Origin: Canada-Spain 2016 110 mins. (12A)
Released by Entertainment Film Distribution

Collateral Beauty

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Director: David Frankel
Cast: Edward Norton, Keira Knightley, Michael Peña, Naomie Harris, Jacob Latimore, Kate Winslet, Helen Mirren
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 94 mins. (12A)
Released by Warner Bros.

Cold in July

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Director: Jim Mickle
Cast: Michael C. Hall. Sam Shephard, Don Johnson
Genre: Drama Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA, France 2014 109 mins.
Rating: ****
Released by ICON

'A noir-style moody revenge action thriller with fists, boots, guns and grim humour.'

Coherence

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Director: James Ward Byrkit
Cast: Nicholas Brendon, Emily Foxler, Maury Sterling, Lauren Maher, Elizabeth Gracen, Hugo Armstrong
Genre: Sci-fi Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA, UK 2013 89 mins.
Released by METRODOME

'Inventive, original and atmospheric - a low budget sci-fi movie with tension, mystery and unease'.

A low budget inventive and improvised indie sci-fi shot with a hand-held camera offering a documentary feel that brings to mind 'The Twilight Zone' and manages to engender tension, mystery and unease.

Cobain: Montage of Heck

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Director:Bett Morgan
Cast: Kurt Cobain, Dave Grohl, Courtney Love, Krist Novoselic
Genre: Documentary, Biography
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2015 132 mins.
Released by Munro Film Services

Kurt Cobain's life's been looked time and again but what Bett Morgan's documentary offers is unlimited access to the family archives with Courtney Love and Frances Bean Cobain on board as executive directors.

Clouds of Sils Maria

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Director: Olivier Assayas
Cast: Juliette Binoche, Kristen Stewart, Jo-Ann Ellis
Genre: Drama
Language: English, French, German with English subtitles
Country of Origin: France, Switzerland, Germany
Releaased by Artificial Eye/Curzon Fim Releasing

Clash (Eshtebak)

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Director: Mohamed Diab
Cast: Nelly Karim, Hany Adel, Tarek Abdel Aziz
Genre: Drama
Language: Arabic with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Egypt-France-Germany 2016 97 mins. (15)
Released by Arrow Films

CitizenFour

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Director:Laura Poitras
Cast: Edward Snowden, Laura Poitras, Glenn Greenwald, William Binney, Ewen Macaskill, Jacob Appplebaum, Jeremy Scahill
Genre: Documentary
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2014 113 mins.
Released by ARTIFICIAL EYE/CURZON FILM RELEASING

'Riveting documentary making at its best, a thriller in every sense.'

Laura Poitras started receiving encrypted emails in January 2013 from 'citizen four', an individual who was ready to reveal America's NSA and the UK's GCHQ's mass covert surveillance programmes.

Cinderella

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Director: Kenneth Branagh
Cast: Lily James, Hayley Atwell, Cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham Carter, Richard Madden
Genre: Family Adventure Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2015 112 mins.
Released by WALT DISNEY

'A visually dazzling update on the classic fairy tale.'

Dazzling costumes and interiors swamp the screen in Kenneth Branagh's revamped Walt Disney classic, 'Cinderella'.

Churchill

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Director: Jonathan Teplitzky
Cast: Brian Cox, Miranda Richardson, John Slattery
Genre: Drama, Biography, Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK 2017 98 mins. (PG)
Released by Lionsgate

June 1944. Allied Forces stand on the brink: a massive army is secretly assembled on the south coast of Britain, poised to re-take Nazi-occupied Europe. One man stands in their way: Winston Churchill.

Chronic

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Director: Michel Franco
Cast: Tim Roth, Sarah Sutherland, Robin Bartlett
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: France, Mexico 2015 93 mins.
Best Screenplay Award 2015 Cannes International Film Festival
Released by Curzon/Artificial Eye

Christine

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Director: Antonio Campos
Cast: Rebecca Hall, Michael C. Hall Tracy Letts
Genre: Drama, Biography
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 120 mins. (15)
Grand Jury Prize Nominee 2016 Sundance Film Festival
Released by Curzon Artificial Eye

Rebecca Hall is mesmerising as Christine Chubbuck, a 29-year-old news reporter at WZRB's station in Sarasota, Florida who killed herself on TV in 1974.

CHiPs

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Cast: Dax Shepard, Michael Peña, Adam Brody, Kristen Bell
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2017 100 mins. (15)
Released by Warner Bros

Dax Shepard (“Hit and Run,” TV’s “Parenthood”) and Michael Peña (“The Martian”) star in Warner Bros. Pictures’ action comedy “CHiPs.” Shepard also directs from a script he penned based on the characters from the popular ‘70s television series created by Rick Rosner.

Chinese Puzzle

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Director: Cedric Klapisch
Cast: Romain Duris, Audrey Tautou, Cecile De France, Kelly Reilly
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Language: English, French, Spanish, Chinese, Yiddish with English subtitles
Country of Origin: France, USA, Belgium
Rating: ***
Released by STUDIOCANAL

Child's Pose (Pozitia Copilului)

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Director: Calin Peter Netzer
Cast: Luminita Gheorghiu, Bogdan Dumitrache, Natasa Reab
Genre: Drama
Winner Golden Bear Berlin International Film Festival 2013 and Telia Film Award, Stockholm International Film Festival 2013
Country of Origin: Romania 2013
Language: Romanian with English subtitles 112 mins
Rating:*****

'Gripping, challenging, an intelligent and masterful piece of cinema from the Romanian New Wave.'

Child 44

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Director: Daniel Espinosa
Cast: Tom Hardy, Joel Kinnaman, Naomi Rapace, Gary Oldman
Genre: Drama Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: Czech Republic, UK 2015 137 mins.
Released by e ONE

'A multilayered thriller set in Stalin's Soviet era that's been banned by the Russian Ministry of Culture. Irony!'

Chicken

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Director: Joe Stephenson
Cast: Scott Chambers, Morgan Watkins, Yasmin Page
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK 2015 89 mins.
Released by B Good Picture Co. Ltd.

15-year-old Richard has learning difficulties and lives with his restless and destructive brother Polly. When the land they live on is bought by a new landowner, and the electricity supply to their caravan is cut, their already precarious living conditions get even worse.

Chi-Raq

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Director: Spike Lee
Cast: Nick Cannon, Wesley Snipes, Teyonah Parris, Jennifer Hudon
Genre: Musical Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 127 mins. (15)
Released by Vertigo Releasing

Opening with Mike Cannon's 'Pray 4 My City', - 'I don't live in Chicago, I live in Chi-Raq,' Spike Lee's dazzling, energetic, ambitious, stylish, theatrical, hip-hop adaptation of the Greek play 'Lysistrata' is set in Chicago's South side and drops in a snappily dressed Samuel L. Jackson to narrate the events.

Chevalier

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Director:Athina Rachel Tsangari
Cast: Vangelis Mourikis, Nikos Orphanos, Yorgos Pirpassopoulos
Genre: Comedy
Language: Greek with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Greece 2015 105 mins.
Best Film Award 2015 London Film Festival
Released by StudioCanal

Chemsex

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Directors: William Fairman, Max Gogarty
Genre: Documentary
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK 2015 83 mins.
Released by Peccadillo Pictures

“It gave me the confidence I never had – I felt like a porn star.”

Chemsex: the name given to the rising phenomenon which refers to the use of drugs in a sexual context. Often referring to group sex that can last for days, the allure of chemsex has lead to many young men being trapped in a vicious circle of sex, addiction and dependence.

Chef

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Director: Jon Favreau
Cast: Jon Favreau, Robert Downey Jr, Scarlette Johansson, Dustin Hoffman, Emjay Anthony, John Leguizamo
Genre: Comedy
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2014 115 mins.
Rating: ***
Released by LIONSGATE

'A road movie with food and great music.'

Charlie's Country

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Director: Rolf de Heer
Producers Nils Erik Nielsen, Peter Djigirr, Rolf de Heer
Screenwriters Rolf de Heer, David Gulpilil
Cast: David Gulpilil, Peter Djigirr, Luke Ford
Country of Origin: Australia 2014 108 mins
David Gulpilil Best Actor Award 2014 Un Certain Regard 2014 Cannes International Film Festival
Released by STUDIOCANAL

'Rich, passionate and emotional - David Gulpilil is mesmerising.'

Chappie

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Director: Neill Blomkamp
Cast: Hugh Jackman, Sigourney Weaver, Sharlto Copley, Dev Patel
Genre: Action Sci-Fi Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2015 120 mins.
Released by SONY PICTURES RELEASING

'A good natured robot causes havoc'.

Certain Women

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Director: Kelly Reichardt
Cast: Kristen Stewart, Michelle WIlliams, Laura Dern, Lily Gladstone
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 107 mins. (12A)

Central Intelligence

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Director: Rawson Marshall Thurber
Cast: Dwayne Johnson, Aaron Paul, Kevin Hart
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 114 mins.
Released by Universal Pictures

Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart star in the action comedy Central Intelligence, for New Line Cinema and Universal Pictures.

Cemetery of Splendour (Rak ti Khon Kaen)

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Director:Apichatpong Weerasethakul
Cast: Jenjira Pongpas Widner, Banlop Lomnoi, Jarinpattra Rueangram, Petcharat Chaiburi, Tawatchai Buawat
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Language: English & Thai with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Thailand, UK, Germany, France 2915 122 mins.
Official Selection, Un Certain Regard 2015 Cannes Film Festival; Competition, London Film Festival
Released by New Wave Films

Catch Me Daddy

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Director: Daniel & Matthew Wolfe
Cast: Sameena Jabeen Ahmed, Connor McCarron, Gary Lewis, Anwar Hussain, Wasim Zakir
Genre: Thriller
Language: English & Punjabi with English subtitles
Country of Origin: UK 2014 112 mins.
Director's Fortnight 2014 Cannes International Film Festival
Released by STUDIO CANAL

'Compelling, powerful, gripping, captivating cinema'.

Cartel Land

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Director: Matthew Heinman
Cast: Robert Hetrick
Genre: Documentary
Language: English, Spanish with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Mexico, USA 2015 98 mins.
Released by Dogwoof

With unprecedented access,'Cartel Land' is a harrowing look at the journeys of two modern-day vigilante groups and their shared enemy – the murderous Mexican drug cartels.

Cars 3

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Director: Brian Fee
Cast: Owen Wilson, Christela Alonzo, Chris Cooper
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA. 2017 109 mins. (12A)
Released by Walt Disney

Buckle up for a high-speed, all-action return to the world of Cars like you’ve never seen before.

In this fast-paced adventure new high-tech, next-gen racer Jackson Storm hits the Piston Cup, pushing the legendary Lightning McQueen to the back of the pack.

Carol

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Director: Todd Haynes
Cast: Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Kyle Chandler, Jake Lacy, Sarah Poulson
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA, UK 2015 118 mins.
Released by StudioCanal

In an adaptation of Patricia Highsmith’s seminal novel The Price of Salt, CAROL follows two women from very different backgrounds who find themselves in an unexpected love affair in 1950s New York. As conventional norms of the time challenge their undeniable attraction, an honest story emerges to reveal the resilience of the heart in the face of change.

Cardboard Gangsters

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Director: Mark O'Connor
Cast: Corey McKinley, Damien Dempsey, Fionn Walton, Jimmy Smallhorne, John Connors, Kierston Wareing
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: Ireland 2016 90 mins. (18)
Released by Wildcard Distribution

Mark O'Connor's hit the bull's eye with a raw, gritty, powerful and realistic tale of would-be gangsters.

Capture the Flag

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Director: Enrique Gato
Cast: Dani Rovira, Michelle Jeune, Carme Calvell
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Language: Spanish & Catalan with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Spain 2015 94 mins.
Released by Paramount Pictures

Captive

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Director: Jerry Jameson
Cast: David Oyelowo, Kate Mara, Leonor Varela
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2015 97 mins.
Released by Paramount Pictures

Directed by veteran filmmaker Jerry Jameson, “CAPTIVE” is based on the book “Unlikely Angel” by Ashley Smith with Stacy Mattingly. The film’s screenplay is by Brian Bird.

Captain Webb

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Director:Justin Hardy
Cast: Hannah Tointon, Warren Brown, Steve Oram
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK 2015 85 mins.
Released by Marathon Films

Captain Fantastic

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Director: Matt Ross
Cast: Viggo Mortensen, George MacKay, Samantha Isles
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Language: English, Esperanto
Country of Origin: USA 2016 118 mins.
Released by e One

Deep in the forests of the Pacific Northwest, a father (Viggo Mortensen) devoted to raising his six kids with a rigorous physical and intellectual education is forced to leave his paradise and enter the world, beginning a journey that challenges his idea of what it means to be a parent.

Captain America: Civil War

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Director:Anthony Russo, Joe Russo
Cast: Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr, Scarlett Johansson
Genre: Sci-Fi, Adventure, Fantasy
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 146 mins.
Released by Walt Disney

Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr, Scarlett Johansson, Sebastian Stan, Anthony Mackie, Elizabeth Olsen, Sebastian Stan, Daniel Bruhl, Emily VanCamp, Don Cheadle, Jeremy Renner, Tom Holland

Captain America returns and this time he has to fight his most formidable opponent yet... Iron Man!

Camille Claudel 1915

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Director: Bruno Dumont
Cast: Juliette Binoche, Jean-Luc Vincent, Emmanuel Kauffman
Genre: Drama
Language: French with English subtitles
Country of origin: France 2013 95 mins.
Rating: ****
Released by SODA PICTURES

'A remarkable piece of cinema. Juliette Binoche is mesmerising as Camille Claudel.'

Calvary

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Director: John Michael McDonagh
Cast: Brendan Gleeson, Chris O'Dowd, Kelly Reilly
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: Ireland, UK 2014, 100 mins.
Rating: ****
Winner Best Film and Best Actor Brendan Gleeson Irish Film and Television 2013 Awards
Released by eONE

'Profound, compelling with dark humour and a performance to behold from Brendan Gleeson'.

Call Me By Your Name

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Director: Luca Guadagnino
Cast: Arnie Hammer, Timothee Chalamet, Michael Stuhlbarg, Amina Casar, Esther Garrel
Genre: Drama, Romance
Language: English, Italian, French, German with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Italy-France-Brazil-USA 2017 130 mins. (15)
Official Selection 2017 Sundance Film Festival
Released by Sony Pictures

Call Girl

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Director: Mikael Marcimain
Cast: Sofia Karemyr, Simon J. Berzer, Josefin Asplund
Genre: Drama
Country of Origin: Sweden 2012
Language: Swedish with English subtitles 140 mins.
Rating:****

'A Nordic taut political thriller beautifully shot with a wonderfully created 70s atmosphere and a convoluted plot based on a 70s Swedish political scandal known as Bordellharvan'.

Cake

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Director: Daniel Barnz
Cast: Jennifer Aniston, Adriana Barraza, Lucy Punch, Felicity Huttman
Genre: Drama
language: English: English
Country of origin: USA 2014 102 mins.
Released by WARNER BROS

'Jennifer Aniston fills the screen with a blistering performance'.

Jennifer Aniston, make up off hits the role of LA divorcee and pill popping, suicidal, car accident victim Claire Simmons whose shattered and physically scarred body echoes constant pain head on. It's a stunning portrayal of agony and deserving of an award.

Cafe Society

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Director: Woody Allen
Cast: Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart, Steve Carell
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 96 mins.
Released by Warner Bros

Set in the 1930s, Woody Allen’s bittersweet romance Café Society follows Bronx-born Bobby Dorfman (Jesse Eisenberg) to Hollywood, where he falls in love, and back to New York, where he is swept up in the vibrant world of high society nightclub life.

Caesar Must Die (Cesare Deve Morire)

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Director: Paolo Taviani, Vittorio Taviani
Cast: Cosimo Rega, Salvatore Striano, Giovanni Arcuri
Genre: Drama
Country of Origin: Italy
Winner Golden Globe Berlin Film Festival 2012, Winner Best Film, Director and Producer 2012 Italian Oscars, Official Selection Italy 2013 Academy Awards
Language : Italian with English subtitles 76 mins.
Rating:****

'Riveting from the opening frame, emotional, edgy - a truly remarkable piece of cinema'.