Film adaptations

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My Best Friend’s Exorcism review – 80s-set superfun retro comedy horrorshow
The high-school and scary movies of the 1980s are wittily evoked in this tale of teenagers tested by demonic possession

Cath Clarke

30, Sep, 2022 @1:50 PM

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Post your questions for Kermit the Frog and Fozzie Bear
What do you want to ask the comedy besties as they get ready to celebrate three decades since the release of The Muppet Christmas Carol?

Rich Pelley

29, Sep, 2022 @12:26 PM

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Mrs Harris Goes to Paris review – Lesley Manville is terrific in Mary Poppins-ish fun
Manville is utterly convincing as a wide-eyed chirpy cleaner who comes into money and sets her heart on a Dior dress in this 1950s-set charmer

Peter Bradshaw

29, Sep, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Blonde review – Ana de Armas gives her all as Monroe in otherwise incurious film
Glossy horror perpetuates the tradition of portraying the brilliant actor as an infantile, sacrificial sex-lamb on the altar of celebrity

Peter Bradshaw

21, Sep, 2022 @12:00 PM

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After Yang review – what to do when your AI robot child goes wrong?
Kogonada’s enigmatic sci-fi drama channels Charlie Kaufman and Philip K Dick as Colin Farrell and Jodie Turner Smith try to fix the faulty AI bot they bought for their adopted daughter

Peter Bradshaw

21, Sep, 2022 @8:00 AM

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Jackie Brown review – Tarantino’s most romantic film is a stone-cold classic
Pam Grier and Samuel L Jackson are explosively good in this stylish crime thriller, with superb supporting turns from Robert Forster, Robert De Niro and Bridget Fonda

Peter Bradshaw

15, Sep, 2022 @8:00 AM

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Catherine Called Birdy review – Lena Dunham’s delightful medieval romp
The Girls creator handles an adaptation of Karen Cushman’s much-loved novel with wit and creativity

Adrian Horton

13, Sep, 2022 @11:12 PM

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First German film adaptation of All Quiet on the Western Front shows ‘shame’ of war
Edward Berger’s adaptation of 1928 classic depicts ‘guilt and pain’ felt by Germans over wars

Kate Connolly

13, Sep, 2022 @2:16 PM

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‘I truly believe she was close’: star of new biopic sensed Marilyn Monroe on set
Director Andrew Dominik also says that scenes for the controversial Netflix release, filmed in the room where the iconic actor died were ‘like a seance’

Nadia Khomami Arts and culture correspondent

08, Sep, 2022 @3:20 PM

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The Drowning of Arthur Braxton review – YouTuber Luke Cutforth paddles in the shallow end
Young Arthur – bullied at school and struggling with his dad Johnny Vegas – seeks sanctuary at his local pool

Mike McCahill

05, Sep, 2022 @12:00 PM

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Bones and All review – cannibal romance is a heartbreaking banquet of brilliance
Venice film festival: Timothée Chalamet and Taylor Russell dazzle in Luca Guadagnino’s blood-soaked parable of poverty and rebellion

Peter Bradshaw

02, Sep, 2022 @5:00 PM

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‘Societal collapse is in the air’: Timothée Chalamet on cannibal romance Bones and All
Actor says Bones and All is about ‘isolated young people without identity’ ahead of his bloody new film’s Venice premiere

Nadia Khomami Arts and culture correspondent

02, Sep, 2022 @3:30 PM

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