Chiwetel Ejiofor

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Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness review – cheerful alt-reality sequel
Benedict Cumberbatch returns as surgeon-superhero Stephen Strange, now on a mission to protect a teen who can visit parallel universes

Peter Bradshaw

03, May, 2022 @1:00 PM

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The Man Who Fell to Earth review – small screen sequel series crash lands
A misbegotten and poorly paced attempt to update the 1976 cult sci-fi classic wastes stars Chiwetel Ejiofor and Naomie Harris

Charles Bramesco

21, Apr, 2022 @6:06 AM

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Piranesi by Susanna Clarke audiobook review – narrator Chiwetel Ejiofor takes flight
A mysterious building containing sea, clouds and wildlife is the setting for this intense and enigmatic tale read by the Hollywood actor – plus this week’s other picks

Fiona Sturges

01, Oct, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Why are so many Covid-made films focused on rich people?
Film-makers scrambling together projects during difficult conditions have decided mostly to base their work on couples with money above all else

Noah Gittell

13, Sep, 2021 @3:02 PM

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Infinite review – Mark Wahlberg reincarnation thriller is stuck in the past
A musty attempt to start a new franchise about people with the ability to remember past lives is a misfiring melange of other better movies

Benjamin Lee

10, Jun, 2021 @4:00 PM

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Lenny Henry tells black Britons: get Covid jab to avoid being left behind
Open letter by comic and other black cultural figures encourages wider vaccine take-up

Aamna Mohdin

29, Mar, 2021 @11:01 PM

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Locked Down review – Anne Hathaway and Chiwetel Ejiofor are suitably trapped
Hathaway and Ejiofor play a couple pushed to breaking point by lockdown in this disappointing pandemic drama

Wendy Ide

14, Mar, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Locked Down review – Anne Hathaway and Chiwetel Ejiofor's pandemic stinker
Undeniable movie star charisma can’t save this torturous misfire about a couple who plan a heist during the London quarantine

Benjamin Lee

12, Mar, 2021 @9:59 AM

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Joy, radicalism and bare bottoms: the Young Vic turns 50
The giant street party has been cancelled. But there are still plans to celebrate the theatre that wowed young crowds, championed black playwrights and conjured finales from Italian cuisine

Michael Billington

07, Sep, 2020 @3:39 PM

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Chiwetel Ejiofor: ‘You can’t play a part that’s not in you’
The actor, 43, tells Aniefiok Ekpoudom about authenticity, curiosity, cynicism and the meaning of his Nigerian name

Aniefiok Ekpoudom

25, Jul, 2020 @1:00 PM

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The Old Guard review – Netflix immortality thriller won't live long in the memory
Not even Charlize Theron can save an action movie crying out for a comic touch to match the silliness of its premise

Peter Bradshaw

03, Jul, 2020 @3:00 PM

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Maleficent: Mistress of Evil review – panto fun is missing in action
Angelina Jolie, Michelle Pfeiffer and Elle Fanning do their best to justify a second revisionist fairytale, but CGI battles replace narrative clarity

Peter Bradshaw

15, Oct, 2019 @1:00 PM

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