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Every week we publish a list of 10 great films, all of which are available to view in the UK.

    • 10 great modern south-east Asian films

      A rough guide to contemporary cinema from Thailand, Vietnam, the Philippines and other parts of south-east Asia.

      John Berra
      21 March 2017

    • 10 great films about revenge

      From Oldboy to Inglourious Basterds, we celebrate the release of Paul Verhoeven's Elle by charting the many different ways that great movies have treated the theme of revenge.

      Leigh Singer
      9 March 2017

    • 10 great LGBT films from Latin America

      With films from Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Puerto Rico showing at this year’s BFI Flare: London LGBT Film Festival, we take a look at some of the best gay, lesbian and trans films in Latin American from years past.

      Alex Davidson
      2 March 2017

    • 10 great films set in Shanghai

      The most populous city proper on Earth, and the birthplace of film in China, Shanghai has inspired countless Chinese and foreign productions. As golden-age epic The Spring River Flows East is released on DVD, we chart some of its most glittering appearances.

      John Berra
      23 February 2017

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