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  • 10 great films set in Vienna

    To celebrate the big screen return of The Third Man, we revisit 10 other remarkable cinematic portraits of Vienna.

    David Parkinson
    Thursday 2 July 2015

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  • 15 great British film scores

    A highlight of Carol Reed’s The Third Man is Anton Karas’s distinctive zither music. With the film newly restored and back in cinemas, we revisit a host of other great British scores.

    John Oliver
    Friday 26 June 2015

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  • 10 great modern westerns

    To celebrate the release of Slow West, we count down 10 of the finest westerns to grace our screens in recent times.

    Neil Mitchell
    Thursday 25 June 2015

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  • 10 best action movies

    Buckle up for our list of 10 of the greatest action films ever made.

    Matthew Thrift
    Monday 22 June 2015

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  • 10 great London crime films

    To mark the rerelease of John Mackenzie’s seminal gangster thriller The Long Good Friday, we celebrate 10 other essential crime films set in the capital.

    Michael Pattison
    Thursday 18 June 2015

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  • 10 great films set in 1950s Britain

    John Boorman’s Queen and Country is the latest period drama to return us to Britain in the 1950s, a time of national service, the Queen’s coronation and the debut of radio’s The Archers.

    Michael Brooke
    Thursday 11 June 2015

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  • Marilyn Monroe vs 10 great directors

    Billy Wilder, Fritz Lang, Howard Hawks, John Huston –  one by one the greatest Hollywood filmmakers of the time went in to bat against the era’s most iconic screen goddess. This is the story of Marilyn and her directors.

    Christina Newland
    Monday 8 June 2015

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  • Action! Trash! Art! – 10 essential video-shop classics from Cannon Films

    The story of action and exploitation giant Cannon Films, who filled 1980s video-shop shelves with trash classics such as American Ninja, The Delta Force, Death Wish II and Masters of the Universe.

    Mike Sutton
    Friday 5 June 2015

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  • 10 great films shot in CinemaScope

    Marilyn Monroe comedy How to Marry a Millionaire was the first film produced in a groundbreaking new widescreen process that revolutionised filmmaking in the 1950s. Feel the width of these 10 big and beautiful classics that followed in its wake.

    David Parkinson
    Thursday 4 June 2015

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  • Rainer Werner Fassbinder: 10 essential films

    Delve into the best work from one of cinema’s most prolific – and brutal – filmmakers.

    Alex Davidson
    Friday 29 May 2015

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