LondonNet's Top 10 Films




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Week ending Tuesday 21 February 2017

Moonlight. Photo: David Bornfriend. Copyright: Altitude Releasing. All Rights Reserved.1. [5] Moonlight (15)
Chiron is nicknamed Little because of his diminutive stature. He escapes the abuse of his drug addict mother Paula, and finds an unlikely friend in local crack dealer Juan and his girlfriend Teresa. They become surrogate parents to the boy as he comes to terms with his sexuality...
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Hidden Figures. Copyright: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. All Rights Reserved.2. [-] Hidden Figures (PG)
Katherine Johnson and fellow mathematicians Mary Jackson and Dorothy Vaughan work in the segregated West Computing Group in Hampton, Virginia. They are part of NASA's concerted effort to put a man into space before the Soviets...
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Lion. Copyright: Entertainment Film Distributors. All Rights Reserved.3. [1] Lion (PG)
Saroo lives in 1987 Khandwa with his mother Kamla and siblings. The five-year-old idolises his 12-year-old brother Guddu and the two boys embark on a night-time excursion to the local railway station. A horrible twist of fate separates the children....
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Manchester By The Sea. Copyright: Studio Canal. All Rights Reserved.4. [2] Manchester By The Sea (15)
Lee Chandler receives a telephone call from family friend George. His older brother Joe has suffered a heart attack. By the time Lee arrives at the hospital, Joe has passed and the younger sibling must break the tragic news to his truculent 16-year-old nephew, Patrick...
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Fences. Photo: David Lee. Copyright: MMXVI Paramount Pictures Corporation. All Rights Reserved.5. [9] Fences (12A)
Strong-willed patriarch Troy Maxson works as a rubbish collector alongside best friend Jim in order to provide for his wife Rose and their son Cory. The young man is a gifted athlete and is being scouted for college football. Troy refuses to sign his son's permission slip...
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Toni Erdmann. Copyright: Soda Pictures. All Rights Reserved.6. [3] Toni Erdmann (15)
Divorced music teacher Winfried Conradi is well known in his local community for donning disguises. He often hides behind fake personas to pull off elaborate pranks. The loss of a beloved dog compels Winfried to seek out his estranged daughter Ines...
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La La Land.  Photo: Dale Robinette. Copyright: Lionsgate Films. All Rights Reserved.7. [7] La La Land (12A)
Aspiring actress Mia works as a barista in between auditions, which always seem to end in disappointment. On a traffic-jammed Los Angeles freeway, she crosses paths with talented pianist Sebastian, who reveres jazz in its purest form but is forced to compromise his artistic integrity…
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T2 Trainspotting. Copyright: Sony Pictures Releasing. All Rights Reserved.8. [8] T2 Trainspotting (18)
Mark Renton returns home to Edinburgh, 20 years after he betrayed his good friends, to beg forgiveness from Spud. When reluctant publican Sick Boy discovers Renton is back in town, he vows revenge, aided by his Bulgarian girlfriend, Veronika...
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20th Century Women. Photo: Merrick Morton. Copyright: Entertainment One. All Rights Reserved.9. [-] 20th Century Women (15)
Bohemian mom Dorothea Fields gave birth to her son Jamie when she was 40. She divorced her husband, who telephones on Jamie's birthday and at Christmas, but otherwise, mother and son are an inseparable unit. They share a ramshackle home in Santa Barbara with a madcap menagerie of misfits...
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Jackie. Copyright: Entertainment One. All Rights Reserved.10. [4] Jackie (15)
Journalist Theodore H White visits the Kennedy compound in Hyannis Port, Massachusetts, a few days after the assassination of President John F Kennedy to interview his wife Jacqueline. Gradually, she relates her version of events, including the blood-spattered rush to hospital...
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