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  • Cary Grant: 10 essential films

    From thrillers to romantic comedies, British-born Cary Grant starred in some of the very finest films to have come out of Hollywood. Here are the 10 best places to seek him out.

    Samuel Wigley
    Sunday 18 January 2015

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  • 10 great films about women in wartime

    Like the new adaptation of Vera Brittain’s First World War memoir Testament of Youth, these 10 film classics explore the contributions and experiences of women during wartime.

    Jemma Desai
    Thursday 15 January 2015

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  • Colour in Film: the 10 best film colour systems

    Do you know your Technicolor from your Kodachrome? The science of colour in film has brought us many innovative systems over the past 120 years – here’s an expert’s guide to 10 of the best.

    Uli Ruedel
    Wednesday 14 January 2015

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  • WTF?! 10 of the best from BFI Player’s Box of Odd

    Delve into the Box of Odd on BFI Player and discover the cult films of tomorrow…

    Simon McCallum
    Friday 9 January 2015

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  • Elvis on film: 10 great moments

    To mark Elvis Presley’s 80th anniversary, we select 10 of the very best moments from his movies.

    Andrew Rollason
    Thursday 8 January 2015

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  • 10 great epic documentaries

    In the world of non-fiction cinema, some subjects are too rich and complex to be done justice in a standard two-hour feature. With the simultaneous UK release of new films by two masters of the in-depth documentary, we feel the width of 10 more long-form greats.

    Michael Pattison
    Thursday 8 January 2015

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  • 10 great films about making a fresh start

    With the start of a new year, and the rerelease of Eric Rohmer’s masterpiece The Green Ray in cinemas, here are 10 more classic films that offer possible inspiration for turning over a new leaf and starting over.

    Samuel Wigley, Pamela Hutchinson, David Parkinson, Jemma Desai, Kendra Bean, Thirza Wakefield, Jonny Davies, Ashley Clark, Matthew Taylor, Simran Hans
    Thursday 1 January 2015

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  • 10 great family films of the 21st century

    Charm, invention, a great story and a little magic are the perfect ingredients of the very best family films. If you’re searching for inspiration for seasonal viewing for kids of all ages, look no further than these 10 modern marvels.

    Justin Johnson
    Thursday 25 December 2014

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  • 10 popular free films on BFI Player in 2014

    A nail-biting football match and a trip to Saturn in 1911 were popular free films on BFI Player in 2014 – but what was the most watched of all?


    Monday 22 December 2014

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  • 100 years of Christmas on BFI Player

    Christmas has come early! Dive into a grotto of free archive Christmas films.

    Peter Hill
    Friday 19 December 2014

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