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5 things to watch this weekend – 25 to 27 September

Secretive sociopaths, murder in the capital and tall tales of the Ottoman Empire – what are you watching this weekend?

By Samuel Wigley

5 things to watch this weekend – 25 to 27 September
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5 things to watch this weekend – 18 to 20 September

By Samuel Wigley

5 things to watch this weekend – 18 to 20 September
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10 great caper films

By David Parkinson

10 great caper films
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5 things to watch this weekend – 11 to 13 September

By Samuel Wigley

5 things to watch this weekend – 11 to 13 September
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10 great rags-to-riches films

By Tom Huddleston

10 great rags-to-riches films
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5 things to watch this weekend – 4 to 6 September

By Samuel Wigley

5 things to watch this weekend – 4 to 6 September
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10 great modern black-and-white films from eastern Europe

By Michael Brooke

10 great modern black-and-white films from eastern Europe
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5 things to watch this bank holiday weekend – 28 to 31 August

By Samuel Wigley

5 things to watch this bank holiday weekend – 28 to 31 August
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10 great Scottish youth films

By Josh Slater-Williams

10 great Scottish youth films
Lists

6 films to see to get ready for Tenet

By Lou Thomas

6 films to see to get ready for Tenet
Lists

Sean Connery at 90: 10 essential films

By Brogan Morris

Sean Connery at 90: 10 essential films
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5 things to watch this weekend – 21 to 23 August

By Samuel Wigley

5 things to watch this weekend – 21 to 23 August
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10 great films from 1970

By Christina Newland

10 great films from 1970
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5 things to watch this weekend – 14 to 16 August

By Matthew Thrift

5 things to watch this weekend – 14 to 16 August
Lists

50 key anime films

By Nick Bradshaw, Darren Ashmore and others

50 key anime films
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5 things to watch this weekend – 7 to 9 August

By Samuel Wigley

5 things to watch this weekend – 7 to 9 August
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10 great films set in Brighton

By Neil Mitchell

10 great films set in Brighton
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5 things to watch this weekend – 31 July to 2 August

By Samuel Wigley

5 things to watch this weekend – 31 July to 2 August
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5 things to watch this weekend – 24 to 26 July

By Samuel Wigley

5 things to watch this weekend – 24 to 26 July
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10 great Japanese summer films

By Matthew Thrift

10 great Japanese summer films
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5 things to watch this weekend – 10 to 12 July

By Samuel Wigley

5 things to watch this weekend – 10 to 12 July
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5 things to watch this weekend – 3 to 5 July

By Samuel Wigley

5 things to watch this weekend – 3 to 5 July
Lists

Celebrating Ray Harryhausen’s centenary: 10 essential films from the stop-motion genius

Celebrating Ray Harryhausen’s centenary: 10 essential films from the stop-motion genius
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5 things to watch this weekend – 26 to 28 June

By Samuel Wigley

5 things to watch this weekend – 26 to 28 June
Lists

Remembering Ian Holm: 10 essential films

By David Parkinson

Remembering Ian Holm: 10 essential films
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5 things to watch this weekend – 19 to 21 June

By Samuel Wigley

5 things to watch this weekend – 19 to 21 June
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5 things to watch this weekend – 12 to 14 June

By Samuel Wigley

5 things to watch this weekend – 12 to 14 June
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5 things to watch this weekend – 5 to 7 June

By Samuel Wigley

5 things to watch this weekend – 5 to 7 June
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10 great Japanese film noirs

By Matthew Thrift

10 great Japanese film noirs
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