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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

Steve Carell in Foxcatcher


Birdman **** Michael Keaton rises to the challenge in Alejandro González Iñárritu's dark comedy

Foxcatcher **** Haunting, tense wrestling drama with superb performances from Steve Carrell and Channing Tatum

National Gallery ***** Frederick Wiseman's latest documentary is a great work of art

The Green Ray ***** The rewards of improvisation in Eric Rohmer’s 1986 masterpiece

The Last of the Unjust ***** Claude Lanzmann's remarkable film about Theresienstadt is a complex portrait of human nature

Wild **** Reese Witherspoon gives a raw, searching performance in Nick Hornby's deft memoir adaptation

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