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Blue Jasmine Review

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A Streetcar Named Delirium

If Jennifer Lawrence’s emphatic turn in David O. Russell’s dysfunctional romantic comedy Silver Linings Playbook was the strongest female performance last year, then 2013 firmly belongs to a mesmerising Cate Blanchett in a similarly complex role. Woody Allen’s modern revision of A Streetcar Named Desire is driven by Cate’s Blanche-esque performance and combines heavyweight tragedy with the director’s trademark humour to deliver his finest film in a long time.

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Lincoln Review

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It belongs to the ages

Steven Spielberg is a cinematic legend and his countless masterpieces have gripped audiences for over forty years. Whether it’s timeless children’s adventure films or visionary science fiction his productions have inspired countless filmmakers and conquered many genres. But the genre he is possibly most renowned for are historical epics. In the commemorative year of the emancipation proclamation Spielberg directs his biopic of President Abraham Lincoln.

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