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Films on the to-do list

  • Black Widow
  • Chimes at Midnight
  • The Killing of a Sacred Deer
  • Last Christmas
  • Remember Sunday
  • Shazam! 2
  • Spy Guys
  • Wonder Woman: 1984

Category: Biopics

Braveheart (1995)

Film review: Braveheart (1995), directed by Mel Gibson We’re in Scotland in the 1200s. Young William Wallace (James Robinson) loses his dad when the father

Stealing Heaven (1988)

Film review: Stealing Heaven (1988), directed by Clive Donner Based on the 1979 novel by Marion Meade, Stealing Heaven tells the passionate yet doomed story

The Young Victoria (2009)

Film review: The Young Victoria (2009), directed by Jean-Marc Vallée If something’s written by Julian Fellowes, it’s bound to be good, right? Oh yeah. The

Immortal Beloved (1994)

Film review: Immortal Beloved (1994), written and directed by Bernard Rose My knowledge of Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) isn’t exactly extensive, so I thought a

Boys Don’t Cry (1999)

Film review: Boys Don’t Cry (1999), directed by Kimberly Peirce Based on a true story, Boys Don’t Cry is about Brandon Teena (Hilary Swank), a