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Week ending Tuesday 22 January 2019

The Favourite. Photo: Yorgos Lanthimos. Copyright: 2018 Fox Searchlight Pictures. All Rights Reserved.1. [1] The Favourite (15)
Abigail Hill arrives unceremoniously at the court of Queen Anne, seeking employment as a scullery maid. She recognises the key to bettering her positioning is winning the queen's fickle favour. Consequently, Abigail launches a charm offensive to catch Anne's eye...
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Colette. Copyright: Lionsgate Films. All Rights Reserved.2. [3] Colette (15)
Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette marries well-regarded author Henry Gauthier-Villars, who writes under the name Willy. He encourages his wife to document her formative years on the page. Henry takes the credit for her first book Claudine A L'Ecole, which becomes a literary sensation...
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Mary Queen Of Scots. Copyright: Focus Features LLC. Photo: Liam Daniel. All Rights Reserved.3. [-] Mary Queen Of Scots (15)
In the late 16th century, Elizabeth rules England but her power is threatened by her 18-year-old cousin, Mary Stuart, who has returned from France to her Scottish motherland. Many English Catholics believe that Mary is the legitimate heir to the English throne...
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Stan & Ollie. Photo: Aimee Spinks. Copyright: Entertainment One. All Rights Reserved.4. [2] Stan & Ollie (PG)
In 1953, Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy tour the UK and Ireland with a stage show of skits that promises to let them "go out with a bang". The duo's adoring wives Ida and Lucille offer moral support as Oliver's health suffers, throwing the fate of the tour and the men's futures into doubt...
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Beautiful Boy. Copyright: Amazon Studios. Photo: Francois Duhamel. All Rights Reserved.5. [-] Beautiful Boy (15)
David Sheff is a senior writer for prestigious magazines. His first wife Vicki lives in Los Angeles, amicably sharing custody of their son Nic. When David suspects Nic is in the grip of drug addiction, he applies a journalistic mind to learning everything about drugs and their treatment...
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Bohemian Rhapsody. Photo: Alex Bailey. Copyright: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. All Rights Reserved.6. [5] Bohemian Rhapsody (12A)
Lead guitarist Brian May, drummer Roger Taylor and bassist John Deacon are on the hunt for a new singer for their band. The flamboyant Freddie Mercury seizes his moment in the spotlight and he inspires the group to think outside of the box with the operatic song Bohemian Rhapsody...
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Roma. Copyright: Netflix. All Rights Reserved.7. [4] Roma (15)
Cleo works long hours in 1970s Mexico City as a maid in the home of Antonio and his wife Sofia. Over the course of 12 turbulent months, Cleo witnesses fissures in her employers' marriage against a backdrop of social and political unrest in the city. The maid faces her own romantic woes...
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Glass. Copyright: Universal Pictures. Photo: Jessica Kourkounis. All Rights Reserved.8. [-] Glass (15)
Dr Ellie Staple is a psychiatrist, who specialises in a particular type of delusion of grandeur: individuals who believe they are superheroes. She oversees the care of Kevin Wendell Crumb aka The Beast, David Dunn aka The Overseer and Elijah Price aka Mr Glass...
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Uri: The Surgical Strike. Copyright: Pack Your Bags Films. All Rights Reserved.9. [-] Uri: The Surgical Strike (15)
In September 2016, militants launch a deadly attack on personnel at Uri army base camp. The Indian military responds by launching a surgical strike in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir against the suspected militants. Major Vihan Shergill is heavily involved in these 11 tumultuous days...
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A Star Is Born. Photo: Clay Enos. Copyright: 2017 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved.10. [10] A Star Is Born (15)
Jackson Maine is a veteran of the music scene, whose star twinkles less brightly even though he continues to fill stadia with adoring fans. Following a concert, he heads to the nearest bar for a drink where he is dazzled by one of the performers, Ally...
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