FILMS OUT THIS WEEK
A private detective tries to solve the murder of a friend this week in Motherless Brooklyn, a child star stands up to his ex-rodeo clown father in Honey Boy and aliens cause panic in Invasion Planet Earth, while documentary The Cave visits a Syrian hospital forced underground by bombs. An Irishwoman seek revenge in 19th Century Tasmania in The Nightingale, a firefighter battles to save the Earth in animé Promare, and it's Knives Out after the death of a writer. Documentary Shooting The Mafia profiles Sicilian photographer Letizia Battagli and there are rereleases for seasonal favourites Elf and Gremlins, AIDS drama Buddies, Jacques Demy classic The Umbrellas Of Cherbourg and Stanley Kubrick's Eyes Wide Shut. All this, plus we're bringing you coverage of the French Film Festival.
"Everything is based upon true things that actually happened" - Marco Bellocchio on The Traitor Link
Hijinks ensue when a royal visit is planned in Downton Abbey Link
We check out this year's Golden Globe nominations Link #GoldenGlobes
The Irishman has taken the lead at the Critics Choice Awards. Full film nominations list here - Link
NEW DVD HIGHLIGHTS
Rooted in reality Marco Bellocchio on the true characters and events in The Traitor
Sharing memories Alba Rohrwacher on Marco Bellocchio, Daughter Of Mine, Lucia's Grace, and storytelling with her sister
Monster challenge Tom Sullivan on cast commitment and shooting his debut feature
Wonders and extremes Alba Rohrwacher on Adam Driver in Hungry Hearts, Arnaud Desplechin and Sworn Virgin
Marriage Story tops Golden Globe nominations Critics ask "Where are the women?"
The Irishman leads Critics Choice nominations Full list of contenders revealed
We're bringing you coverage of the French Film Festival.
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