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Despite sounding like the next Tarzan spin-off, this based-on-a-true-story tale is a striking success, starring Robert Patinson and Charlie Hunnam

Brazil

A film about missing explorer Colonel Percy Fawcett is set to spotlight the Amazon, finds Bridget Galton

Bridget Galton

The live action remake of this Disney classic is old fashioned, traditional and adds little to the original

The first third of the new King Kong film is fun and humorous but it loses its way when they reach the island

This is definitely not a superhero movie. Nobody wears shiny costumes; the fate of the Earth is not in the balance; there are no great CGI spectacles. It is a sci-fi tinged road movie, gritty and downbeat.

The plot is cobbled together and there’s an excess of eels in this style-over-substance (but not particularly stylish) thriller

Moonlight shows life at its toughest and its most real, making it a more than worthy Oscar contender

Divian Ladwa plays Dev Patel’s adopted brother Mantosh, and talks to Zoe Paskett about the importance of the film for the sake of hope in difficult times

Australia

20th Century Women is so truthful it’s as though you lived it yourself, but all this truth is delivered at a pretty slow pace

Denzel Washington’s interpretation of August Wilson’s play is made magnificent by his and Viola Davis’ acting

Jeff Nichols’ true life story focuses on the little things in life and is as understated as its protagonists

Rachel Weisz stars in this true story as Deborah Lipstadt, who took to the stand to prove that the Holocaust happened

A bunch of animated gorillas, pigs, mice, sheep, giraffes, elephants, bears and porcupines regurgitate the last five decades of popular music

Famous Holocaust historian Lipstadt, Timothy Spall and Mick Jackson discuss Denial and proving that one of the worst massacres in recent history happened

UN Court

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