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Ali Paige Goldstein

Rock gets serious with slyly funny film

Comedian Chris Rock's third directorial effort Top Five deftly mixes vulgar comedy and social commentary.

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MOVIE REVIEW: The Boy Next Door

From the deliciously bad trailer you'll know some of the film's best - which is to say its worst - lines.

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Pacino finds his inner rock star

Al Pacino puts a bit more effort into this lead role than he has for a while, playing an ageing rocker.

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MOVIE REVIEW: Exodus
December 26 2014 at 09:35

This is a human drama plagued by fire and brimstone, writes Theresa Smith.

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MOVIE REVIEW: Knysna
December 26 2014 at 09:34

Marsh rats do not a great rom-com make

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MOVIE REVIEW: Big Hero 6
December 26 2014 at 09:34

Marvel-ous robotic romp has a big heart

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Keanu’s short fuse leads to action porn
December 19 2014 at 12:53

Keanu Reeves in a black suit, kicking ass and not taking names in tongue-in-cheek action scenes [TRAILER].

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History repeats itself in Stiller film
December 19 2014 at 12:24

Nowadays we find movie franchises being milked to tedium. Night at the Museum's a case in point [TRAILER].

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MOVIE REVIEW: Jessabelle
December 19 2014 at 11:35

Jessabelle is unlikely to be boosted by an overly familiar premise that bears too much similarity to many recent releases...

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Portrait framed in brilliance
December 19 2014 at 11:15

Timothy Spall is mesmerising as he harrumphs, snorts and grunts his way through this meticulously detailed, slow burn art movie about master painter JMW Turner.

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ART ON SCREEN: Rembrandt, The Late Works
December 12 2014 at 09:25

Dutch master Van Rijn among the greatest artists who ever lived

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MOVIE REVIEW: Love Is Strange
December 12 2014 at 09:25

A tender exploration of passion

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Gifts of the Galaxy
December 12 2014 at 09:25

Win in our Guardians of the Galaxy DVD competition

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