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  • Satyajit Ray: five essential films

    As BFI Southbank mounts a major retrospective of the great Indian director Satyajit Ray, we choose five of his very best films from a long career.

    Samuel Wigley
    Monday 12 August 2013

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  • 10 great films featuring cats

    With World Cat Day upon us, we celebrate 10 great movies that wouldn’t be the same without their feline stars.

    Eleni Stefanou
    Thursday 8 August 2013

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  • 10 great films that flopped

    With Michael Cimino’s epic western Heaven’s Gate back in cinemas, we count down 10 more classic films that crashed and burned at the box office.

    Chris Fennell
    Thursday 1 August 2013

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  • 10 great modern black-and-white films

    With Frances Ha the latest release in a current trend for black and white, we look back over 10 monochrome masterpieces of the past 20 years.

    Samuel Wigley
    Thursday 25 July 2013

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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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