Rebecca Hall

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Degrees of separation: what connects Rebecca Hall to Al Pacino and Jessica Chastain?
From Salome to Veronica Mars, we dive down the rabbit hole, thanks to Hall’s directorial debut, Passing

Larry Ryan

13, Nov, 2021 @1:00 PM

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Passing review – life is anything but black and white in Rebecca Hall’s smart period drama
Ruth Negga is magnetic in Hall’s adaptation of Nella Larsen’s story of race in 1920s Harlem

Simran Hans

30, Oct, 2021 @2:00 PM

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Passing review – Rebecca Hall’s stylish and subtle study of racial identity
Hall’s directing debut stars Tessa Thompson and Ruth Negga as friends who are both ‘passing’ for what they are not in an adaptation of Nella Larsen’s 1929 novel

Peter Bradshaw

28, Oct, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Rebecca Hall on race, regret and her personal history: ‘In any family with a legacy of passing, it’s very tricky’
The actor has just directed her first film, an adaptation of Nella Larsen’s 1929 novel Passing. She discusses the family story that inspired her, cultural appropriation and class in Hollywood

Ellen E Jones

27, Oct, 2021 @5:00 AM

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The Night House review – stylish scares with Rebecca Hall
The British actor gives a chillingly assured performance in this tense US psychological thriller

Simran Hans

22, Aug, 2021 @10:00 AM

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The Night House review – Rebecca Hall anchors spooky horror
An electrifying performance lifts an often effective yet often muddled film about a woman investigating her husband’s suicide

Benjamin Lee

16, Aug, 2021 @7:46 PM

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Godzilla vs Kong review – duelling monsters make for one hell of a show
The two titans take each other on in a goofy and hugely enjoyable action adventure that delivers the big dumb thrills many of us have been craving

Benjamin Lee

29, Mar, 2021 @3:40 PM

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From raw drama to foot trauma: the best of Sundance 2021
Films from first-time directors including Rebecca Hall, Robin Wright and Fran Kranz were the standouts at this year’s virtual festival

Wendy Ide

06, Feb, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Passing review – Rebecca Hall's elegant but inert directorial debut
The actor’s adaptation of Nella Larsen’s novel about race in 1920s Harlem features a scene-stealing Ruth Negga but a disappointing lack of verve

Benjamin Lee

31, Jan, 2021 @2:00 AM

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Sundance 2021: which films might break out this year?
From buzzy horrors to difficult dramas, this year’s low-key, mostly virtual festival offers a restricted yet intriguing selection

Benjamin Lee

28, Jan, 2021 @8:04 AM

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Godzilla vs Kong: the big dumb action movie we've been waiting for?
The trailer for the monster match-up promises bad dialogue and convoluted mythology, but also two giant creatures fighting until the death

Stuart Heritage

25, Jan, 2021 @4:27 PM

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Sundance 2021: a low-key lineup announced for semi-virtual festival
Directorial debuts from Rebecca Hall and Robin Wright and documentaries about Covid-19 and wildfires to premiere at festival

Benjamin Lee

15, Dec, 2020 @8:00 PM

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