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  • 10 great films set in Rome

    With Audrey Hepburn classic Roman Holiday back in cinemas, we pay tribute to the Eternal City on celluloid with 10 of the best Rome films.

    Pasquale Iannone
    Thursday 18 July 2013

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  • 10 great films based on classic children’s books

    As the classic 1931 version of Emil and the Detectives comes out on DVD, here are 10 more magical film versions of children’s bedtime classics.

    Samuel Wigley
    Thursday 11 July 2013

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  • 10 great films set in the 17th century

    Witch-hunts, warfare and wigs: the 17th century offers plenty of drama for a great period film. Ben Wheatley’s A Field in England is only the latest…

    Samuel Wigley
    Thursday 4 July 2013

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  • 10 great films about cycling

    With the stars of the cycling world about to set off on the 100th Tour de France, we’re jumping on our bikes for 10 classic cycling films.

    Harry Bunnell
    Thursday 27 June 2013

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  • 10 great summer films

    As we pass the solstice and head into summertime, feel the heat for 10 of the best films set during the summer.

    Samuel Wigley
    Thursday 20 June 2013

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  • 10 great films set in Tokyo

    Gleaming, neon-lit and futuristic, the Japanese capital is one of the great cinematic cities. Here are our 10 great Tokyo stories.

    Jasper Sharp
    Thursday 13 June 2013

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  • 10 great films set in the jungle

    As Werner Herzog’s Amazon adventure Aguirre, Wrath of God is released on Blu-ray, we trek into the heart of darkness in search of 10 great jungle films.

    Samuel Wigley
    Thursday 6 June 2013

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  • 10 great films about childhood

    Cría cuervos is one of the most complex, mysterious visions of childhood on film. To mark its DVD release, we pick out 10 more great films about children.

    Samuel Wigley
    Thursday 23 May 2013

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  • 10 great films set in the roaring 20s

    The 1920s roar again in the new film of The Great Gatsby, but Baz Luhrmann’s extravaganza is not the first film to revel in the decadence of the Jazz Age. Here are 10 of the best.

    Pamela Hutchinson
    Thursday 16 May 2013

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  • 10 great films set on the Mediterranean

    With the rerelease of Journey to Italy, we’re packing our suitcases to head off in search of 10 great films set on the European Mediterranean.

    Samuel Wigley
    Thursday 9 May 2013

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