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Six of the best: Film | Film reviews, news & interviews

Six of the best: Film

theartsdesk recommends the half-dozen top movies out now

Portrait of an artist: Timothy Spall as JMW Turner

 

Fury **** David Ayer and Brad Pitt take the war film by the scruff of the neck

Leviathan ***** Desperation engulfs in the best Russian film this century

Mr Turner ***** Mike Leigh does JMW Turner - and his own artistry - proud

Nightcrawler **** Jake Gyllenhaal turns in a memorable performance in Dan Gilroy's dark thriller

The Overnighters ***** The dark side of the American dream caught in searing US indie documentary

The Possibilities are Endless **** Edwyn Collins' long road back from illness, imaginatively and affectingly told

 

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