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Murder gets messy in local movie

Derrenand Echo, a waitress, find themselves on the run after killing her boss...

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MOVIE REVIEW: Jenny’s Wedding

There’s a fine, fierce film somewhere in Jenny’s Wedding, trying to claw its way out from under all the clichés and speechifying.

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MOVIE REVIEW: Mr Holmes

THIS film is made by the producers of The King’s Speech and boasts a wonderful performance from Sir Ian McKellen (pictured) as a 93-year-old Sherlock Holm... Read Story

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MOVIE REVIEW: The Forger
May 22 2015 at 11:46

In this crime drama about a heist, the pace is glacial and because there are so many subplots starting and going nowhere, the focus is scattered.

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MOVIE REVIEW: Infinitely Polar Bear
May 22 2015 at 11:26

A serio-comic portrait of a family coping with one parent’s mental illness, Maya Forbes’s autobiographical film shares a slightly rose-tinted view of its subjects.

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Alvarez a rare treat in tragic opera
May 22 2015 at 11:19

The premiere of Pietro Mascagni’s true-to-life drama Cavalleria Rusticana (Rustic Chivalry) in Rome in May 1890 remains one of the sensational events in opera history.

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MOVIE REVIEW: The Last Five Years
May 22 2015 at 11:18

It’s such a relief not to have to give spoiler warnings. The final tragedy of the film is the breakup of a marriage, but it’s laid out in the first scene, because it begins at the end.

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MOVIE REVIEW: Accidental Love
May 22 2015 at 11:12

I am dumbfounded to learn that David O’Russell (Silver Linings Playbook, American Hustle and Three Kings), is behind the utter codswallop that is Accidental Love.

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Solid performances in wicked power play
May 22 2015 at 09:14

For those who saw the play locally, starring Janna Ramos-Violante and Neil Coppen, watching the DVD will be a fun exercise.

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Mad Max reboot to leave you awe-struck
May 15 2015 at 13:13

This reboot is a hyper-kinetic, completely bonkers adrenalin-fuelled ride through the desert.

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MOVIE REVIEW: Pitch Perfect 2
May 15 2015 at 12:43

This sequel is slickly edited, funny, poignant and you’ll be downloading that soundtrack as you leave.

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MOVIE REVIEW: You’re Not You
May 15 2015 at 12:35

Few actresses suffer so movingly onscreen as Hilary Swank.

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MOVIE REVIEW: A Little Chaos
May 15 2015 at 12:29

OTT wigs meet florid bows in the garden in this little crowd-pleaser.

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