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  1. The Return Of Dr Caligari

    Tuesday 30 September 2014, 14:17

    Mark Kermode Mark Kermode

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    The new 4K transfer of The Cabinet of Dr Caligari is out on DVD and Blu Ray. It’s nearly a century old but his extraordinary film is still one of the most influential and iconic movies in all cinema...

     

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  2. Political Decisions

    Friday 26 September 2014, 14:39

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    In the week that Jimmy’s Hall is out on DVD I pick out some of the many responses to my recent question about whether you can like a film and dislike its politics.

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  3. Cronenberg’s Finest

    Tuesday 23 September 2014, 12:11

    Mark Kermode Mark Kermode

    David Cronenberg’s new film Maps To The Stars is out this week. It’s really great but of all his movies I think Dead Ringers is the one I love the most...

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  4. The Wonderful Wizard Of Oz

    Friday 19 September 2014, 11:11

    Mark Kermode Mark Kermode

    The Wizard Of Oz has just been re-released in Imax and 3D. Here’s my verdict on scaling up this classic movie.

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  5. Pride And Prejudice

    Tuesday 16 September 2014, 16:39

    Mark Kermode Mark Kermode

    Some reviews of the new film Pride have raised an interesting question - is it possible to love a film but hate its politics?

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  6. My Alternative Top Five Paddy Considine Films

    Friday 12 September 2014, 13:15

    Mark Kermode Mark Kermode

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    Considine is in the excellent Pride - released in cinemas today. Here’s my list of his best and most overlooked performances...

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    Mark Kermode's list of Paddy Considine's best and most overlooked performances...

     

     

  7. The Isles Have It

    Tuesday 9 September 2014, 12:09

    Mark Kermode Mark Kermode

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    This month I’m attending two film festivals just a few days apart - both on islands. Here’s why I love them….

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  8. My Top Five Helen Mirren Films

    Monday 8 September 2014, 09:32

    Mark Kermode Mark Kermode

    Helen Mirren has a new film out this week and here for the record are my five favourite movies starring this formidable and talented actress.

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  9. The Last Showing

    Tuesday 2 September 2014, 17:13

    Mark Kermode Mark Kermode

    There’s a new horror movie out starring Robert Englund as a homicidal projectionist - I get a professional to review the film...

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  10. Vengeance Is Mine

    Friday 29 August 2014, 12:23

    Mark Kermode Mark Kermode

    The terrific indie thriller Blue Ruin is out soon on DVD and Blu-ray. Here are my top five revenge movies.

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