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Colette

The critics’ circles and awards’ bodies are going crazy for The Favourite at the moment, with its strong cast of women exploring their voices and sexuality, but there’s another movie that oozes the same tones, so why is nobody talking about Colette? Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette, known for the majority of her life as Colette, was a real life […]

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The Imitation Game

A must see film, with a brilliant cast. However, Benedict Cumberbatch really steals the show in his portrayal of Alan Turing, and not just because he plays the protagonist. The mathematician, code breaker and pioneer of computer science was known for being highly eccentric and Cumberbatch presents us with a character who is exactly that. […]

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Say When

The protagonist of Say When, Megan (Keira Knightley), is stuck in a late-twenties rut that is somehow both a cliché and a missed opportunity. Her unfulfilling life of disappointment, peppered with understandable but exasperating decisions, is sadly echoed throughout the structure of the film itself. Megan’s current situation of avoiding her boyfriend and refusing to […]