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Day: 24 June 2013

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DVD Review: ‘This Is 40’

★★★☆☆ Following on from 2009’s Funny People, director Judd Apatow has spent the last few years working as a producer on films such as Bridesmaids (2011) as well as TV shows like Lena Dunham’s Girls. He returned to the director’s […]

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DVD Review: ‘Song for Marion’

★★☆☆☆ Cashing in on the current craze for ‘Grey pound’-targeted filmmaking – heralded by the success of The King’s Speech (2010) and The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011) – Song for Marion (2012) arrives boasting a robust cast and a […]

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DVD Review: ‘Here, Then’

★★★★☆ Awarded the Best International Film prize at last year’s Edinburgh International Film Festival over Dan Sallitt’s The Unspeakable Act and Miguel Gomes’ marvellous Tabu, Chinese director’s Mao Mao’s Here, Then (2012) finally gets a UK release this month thanks […]