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Week ending Tuesday 10 December 2019

Knives Out. Copyright: 2018 MRC II Distribution Company LP. Photo: Claire Folger. All Rights Reserved.1. [1] Knives Out (12A)
Wealthy crime novelist Harlan Thrombey invites all his kin to his large mansion for an 85th birthday party but festivities are cut short by arguments and recriminations. That night, after doting carer Marta Cabrera has given the novelist his medication, Harlan apparently commits suicide...
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Marriage Story. Copyright: Netflix. Photo: Wilson Webb. All Rights Reserved.2. [2] Marriage Story (15)
Charlie Barber is a successful stage director, who works closely with his actress wife Nicole and the theatre company they established in New York. They raise a young son Henry and the relationship is a vision of harmony until Nicole's job takes her to Los Angeles...
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Ordinary Love. Copyright: Normal People. Photo: Aidan Monaghan. All Rights Reserved.3. [-] Ordinary Love (12A)
Middle-aged couple Joan and Tom make regular visits to their daughter's grave and try to keep fit by briskly walking together along a familiar route. Showering after one of these sessions, Joan discovers a lump in her breast and is diagnosed with cancer. She begins treatment in earnest...
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Motherless Brooklyn. Copyright: 2018 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Photo: Glen Wilson. All Rights Reserved.4. [-] Motherless Brooklyn (15)
Frank Minna runs a small-scale detective agency in 1957 New York City. Lionel Essrog, who has Tourette's and a photographic memory, is Frank's prized protege. During one investigation, Frank is shot dead and Lionel vows to unmask his mentor's killer...
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So Long, My Son. Copyright: Curzon Artificial Eye. All Rights Reserved.5. [-] So Long, My Son (12A)
Yaoyun and wife Liyun raise a young son Xingxing. When Liyun falls pregnant again, she is compelled to comply with China's one-child state policy. Subsequently, Xingxing drowns in a reservoir. Guilt slowly eats away at fellow parents Yingming and Haiyan, who forced Liyun to have the abortion...
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The Two Popes. Copyright: Netflix. Photo: Peter Mountain. All Rights Reserved.6. [6] The Two Popes (12A)
The College of Cardinals votes Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger as successor to Pope Jean Paul II. He takes the name Pope Benedict XVI and advocates a return to fundamental Christian values. Unexpectedly, the Pope summons Cardinal Bergoglio to the Vatican for a private audience...
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The Irishman. Copyright: Netflix. All Rights Reserved.7. [4] The Irishman (15)
Second World War veteran Frank Sheeran earns a tidy wage for his family as a meat truck delivery driver. He catches the eye of Pennsylvania crime boss Russell Bufalino, who utilises the former soldier's skill-set to eliminate rivals, which Frank refers to as "painting houses"...
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Harriet. Copyright: 2019 Focus Features LLC. Photo: Glen Wilson. All Rights Reserved.8. [3] Harriet (12A)
In 1849 Dorchester County, Araminta Ross is a slave at the mercy of owner Eliza Brodess and her venomous son Gideon. She makes her escape and safely finds her way to Philadelphia, where she rechristens herself Harriet and befriends abolitionist William Still and landlady Marie Buchanon...
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La Belle Epoque. Copyright: Pathe Distribution. All Rights Reserved.9. [7] La Belle Epoque (15)
Disgruntled sixty-something cartoonist Victor Drumond argues with his psychoanalyst wife Marianne and she throws him out. Desperate to rekindle his love for Marianne, Victor engages the services of a reenactment service to replay the moment they first met in tiny bistro in Lyon...
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Last Christmas. Copyright: 2019 Universal Studios. Photo: Jonathan Prime. All Rights Reserved.10. [10] Last Christmas (12A)
Kate ricochets between meaningless sexual encounters while fitfully holding down a job as an elf at a Christmas-themed shop in Covent Garden. She is distracted by a handsome customer called Tom, who volunteers at one of the capital's homeless shelters. Kate opens her heart to Tom...
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