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Law of Tehran to Clueless: the seven best films to watch on TV this week
A tough cop hunts a crime kingpin in an ace Iranian thriller, plus the triumphant and hilarious 90s romcom starring Alicia Silverstone

Simon Wardell

09, Jun, 2023 @8:00 AM

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Mammals review – James Corden is a loutish manbaby in this lame, risible drama
Superstar playwright Jez Butterworth makes a rare foray into TV – and casts a shouty Corden as a husband you may not be very surprised has been cuckolded

Lucy Mangan

11, Nov, 2022 @6:00 AM

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‘Have I mucked it up?’: Sally Hawkins on being shy and empathetic – and not taking life too seriously
She’s one of the most gifted actors of her generation but Sally Hawkins is a reluctant star. In a rare interview, she talks about self-criticism, losing herself in her imagination and making people laugh

Alex Moshakis

30, Oct, 2022 @8:00 AM

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The Lost King review – Sally Hawkins saves Richard III dig drama
The team behind Philomena turn the true story of how the infamous king’s remains were found under a Leicester car park into an uneven comedy drama

Mark Kermode, Observer film critic

09, Oct, 2022 @7:00 AM

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The Lost King review – Frears and Coogan’s Richard III excavation story rewrites its own history
Sally Hawkins is amiable enough as the amateur historian who locates the long-dead monarch – but the uneven script digs its own grave

Peter Bradshaw

09, Sep, 2022 @9:00 PM

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‘I had goosebumps!’ – the finder of Richard III’s remains in a car park is celebrated in a Steve Coogan film
As the astonishing story of the king’s bones being discovered in Leicester hits the screen, we meet the sleuth whose extraordinary tenacity – despite chronic illness – located the monarch

Zoe Williams

24, Aug, 2022 @4:33 PM

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Spencer: first trailer shows Kristen Stewart as Princess Diana
The film, set to premiere at the Venice film festival, takes a look at a weekend in the life of Diana from Jackie director Pablo Larraín

Benjamin Lee

26, Aug, 2021 @4:56 PM

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Eternal Beauty review – a bold but jarring sketch of schizophrenia
Sally Hawkins leads this attempt to bring empathy to the questionable history of mental illness in cinema

Wendy Ide

04, Oct, 2020 @10:00 AM

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Eternal Beauty review – Sally Hawkins shines in audacious, offbeat triumph
Craig Roberts’ story of a traumatised woman piecing her life together is a tonally bold work of enduring charm

Peter Bradshaw

02, Oct, 2020 @8:00 AM

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Godzilla: King of the Monsters review – sound, fury and stupidity
A clunky sequel has rare moments of visual splendour but they can’t disguise a laughable script with a ramshackle narrative

Benjamin Lee

28, May, 2019 @9:00 PM

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The Shape of Water wins best picture Oscar
Guillermo del Toro’s creature feature, starring Sally Hawkins, takes the top prize of the night at the Academy awards

Andrew Pulver

05, Mar, 2018 @7:37 AM

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The Shape of Water's Oscars win is the triumph of a real artist and immersive cinema | Peter Bradshaw
Guillermo del Toro has created a richly sensual and dreamlike film that, in the end, seduced the Academy without being too threatening

Peter Bradshaw

05, Mar, 2018 @7:34 AM

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