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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: Thriller Films

The Stranger (1946)

Film review: The Stranger (1946), directed by Orson Welles Mr Wilson (Edward G Robinson) works as a detective tracking wanted war criminals and bringing them

Limitless (2011)

Film review: Limitless (2011), directed by Neil Burger Imagine you’re a bit of a loser, your partner has just dumped you, and you get your

Stir of Echoes (1999)

Film review: Stir of Echoes (1999), directed by David Koepp Sceptic Tom Witzky (Kevin Bacon) doesn’t believe you can see dead people. At a party

Fight Club (1999)

Film review: Fight Club (1999), directed by David Fincher The unnamed lead character, let’s call him the Narrator (Edward Norton), is an insomniac who starts

Se7en (1995)

Film review: Se7en (1995), directed by David Fincher Even before the film has properly started you get the feeling that this is going to be

Rebecca (1940)

Film review: Rebecca (1940), directed by Alfred Hitchcock Joan Fontaine plays a young, unnamed companion to Mrs Van Hopper (Florence Bates). They’re in the south

The Prestige (2006)

Film review: The Prestige (2006), directed by Christopher Nolan Set some time in the past (late 1800s?), Robert Angier (Hugh Jackman) and Alfred Borden (Christian