sat 28/11/2015

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

Six of the best: Film

theartsdesk recommends the half-dozen top movies out now

GUEROS Stress in the air


Brooklyn ★★If only this mild Irish immigrant tale was as compelling as its luminous star

The Fear of 13 ★★★★ The 'rules' of documentary challenged in visceral Death Row tale

Güeros ★★★ Very bearable lightness of being in off-beat Mexican New Wave urban comedy

The Lady in the Van ★★★ Maggie Smith reprises a celebrated stage role, this time for keeps

Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans  ★★★ The movie star who dreamed of being a race ace

Tangerine ★★★ Fast-moving, furious journey through transgender LA is unlikely Christmas movie

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