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Napoleon (Blu-ray & DVD box sets)

The restored masterpiece with Carl Davis' epic score.

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Pioneers of African American Cinema (Blu-ray & DVD box sets)

Newly restored collection of rare and nearly forgotten films.

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Ghost Stories for Christmas (DVD box set)

All of the legendary BBC productions - an essential Christmas purchase.

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Paris Blues (Dual Format Edition)

Paul Newman and Sidney Poitier star as two jazz musicians in Martin Ritt’s 1962 drama.

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Odds Against Tomorrow (Dual Format Edition)

Harry Belafonte and Robert Ryan star in this excellent, politically-charged film noir.

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Dissent & Disruption: The Complete Alan Clarke at the BBC (Blu-ray box set)

This collection finally brings together all twenty-three of Clarke’s surviving stand-alone BBC TV dramas.

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    Black Star at BFI Southbank

    A season of film, TV and special events which celebrates black screen talent.

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    The Cult of John Carpenter

    This season celebrates a true alchemist of sound and vision, and the maker of cult classics such as Halloween.

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    Doctor Strange at BFI IMAX

    Benedict Cumberbatch joins the Marvel universe as Doctor Strange, a brilliant surgeon who unveils mystical new powers and trains them on evil forces which threaten to destroy the world.

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Film of the week: Paterson, Jim Jarmusch’s retro idyll

The hipster godfather makes America pre-millennial again with a wistful paean to analogue values and homespun identities, says Henry K. Miller.
Henry K Miller
Thursday 24 November 2016

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