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10
JUL

Alfre Woodard, Scoob!, Greyhound and The Way Back

Sanjeev Bhaskar talked to Alfre Woodard about her stunning performance in Clemency - which is out next week.

Plus all your essential streaming film reviews from Robbie Collin, including Greyhound - the new high seas war film, starring Tom Hanks, Scoob! (Hello to Jason Isaacs), British flick Love Sarah, starring Celia Imrie and The Way Back, which sees Ben Affleck star as an alcoholic ex-high school basketball superstar, returning to the school to coach the team .
Sanjeev Bhaskar and Robbie Collin chat through all the films worth seeing on streaming services, we tell you the best and worst films on subscription-free TV next week and recommend a home entertainment purchase in DVD of the Week, plus we count down the best films which take place in 24 hours.

00:40:18 Top 10 FILMS SET OVER 24 HOURS
00:51:34 Greyhound review
00:59:50 Alfre Woodard interview
01:16:58 lockdown correspondents
01:19:49 Finding The Way Back review
01:26:33 Love Sarah review
01:33:38 The Old Guard
01:39:22 TV MOVIE OF THE WEEK
01:42:48 Scoob!
01:47:51 DVD OF THE WEEK

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26
JUN

Simon Pegg, Fanny Lye Deliver’d, Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga and Irresistible

Mark and Simon are joined by Simon Pegg who talks about his movie Lost Transmissions.

Plus all your essential streaming film reviews including Eurovision Song COntest: The Story of Fire Saga, starring Will Ferrell and Rachel Rachel McAdams as Iceland’s entry to the EBU pop competition and Fanny Lye Deliver’d, about a 17th century puritan woman who learns to transcend her oppressive marriage and discover a new world of possibility.

Mark and Simon chat through all the films worth seeing on streaming services, we tell you the best and worst films on subscription-free TV next week and recommend a home entertainment purchase in DVD of the Week, and Hanks for Listening features an inspiring Tom Hanks speech, plus we count down the best hiking and trekking movies.

00:35:08 Top 10 - films that take their plot from a Shakespeare play
00:49:56 The Girl with a Bracelet
00:53:19 Lockdown Correspondents
00:58:22 Ride Like A Girl
01:03:05 Simon Pegg interview
01:18:41 Irresistible
01:25:32 Fanny Lye Deliver’d
01:29:56 TV MOVIES OF THE WEEK
01:34:59 Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga
01:39:54 On The Record
01:41:36 Last ever Hanks for Listening
01:44:19 DVD OF THE WEEK

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12
JUN

Sir Kenneth 'Chuckles' Branagh, Spike Lee, Artemis Fowl, Da 5 Bloods and The King of Staten Island

Mark and Simon are joined by Sir Ken Branagh and Spike Lee, who talk about their new movies Artemis Fowl and Da 5 Bloods.

Plus all your essential streaming film reviews including Judd Apatow’s latest The King of Staten Island, which stars Pete Davidson in this semi-autobiographical comedy drama. Mark also reviews You Don’t Nomi, a documentary about Showgirls, The Australian Dream, a documentary about the inspirational story of sporting hero Adam Goodes.

Mark and Simon chat through all the films worth seeing on streaming services, we tell you the best and worst films on subscription-free TV next week and recommend a home entertainment purchase in DVD of the Week, and Hanks for Listening features an inspiring Tom Hanks speech.

00:39:04 Top 10 Black and white films from the colour era
00:52:05 Kenneth Branagh interview
01:05:42 Artemis Fowl
01:07:47 Lockdown Correspondents
01:12:57 You Don’t Nomi
01:16:13 The Australian Dream
01:20:02 Spike Lee Interview
01:30:40 Da 5 Bloods
01:34:28 The Ground Beneath My Feet
01:37:24 TV MOVIE OF THE WEEK
01:41:27 The King of Staten Island
01:44:51 Hanks for Listening
01:49:05 What the Hell Were ‘U’ Thinking
01:52:51 DVD OF THE WEEK

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29
MAY

Rosamund Pike, The High Note, Only the Animals and Krabi, 2562

Rosamund Pike joins Simran Hans and Edith Bowman to talk about Radioactive. She also gives some tips for what to watch on Lockdown.

Plus all your essential streaming film reviews including documentary Mike Wallace is here, about the legendary American reporter, Only the Animals, a French film about a woman who goes missing by director Domink Moll and The High Note, which stars Dakota Johnson as a personal assistant and Tracee Ellis Ross is the pop singer for whom she works.

Edith and Simran chat through all the films worth seeing on streaming services, we tell you the best and worst films on subscription-free TV next week and recommend a home entertainment purchase in DVD of the Week, and Hanks for Listening features an inspiring Tom Hanks speech.

00:20:23 Top 10 Swedish Comedies
00:36:38 Mike Wallace Is Here review
00:41:37 Krabi, 2562 review
00:48:48 Lockdown Correspondents
00:55:18 Rosamund Pike interview (Radioactive)
01:11:33 Only The Animals
01:14:04 TV MOVIE OF THE WEEK
01:19:58 The High Note review
01:26:53 Around the World When You Were My Age review
01:31:33 Director of the Week
01:35:34 DVD OF THE WEEK

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15
MAY

George McKay, Proximity, Cassandro, The Exotico! and Romantic Comedy

George McKay drops by to talk Oscar-winning film 1917 and playing Ned Kelly in The True History of the Kelly Gang. He also gives some tips for what to watch on Lockdown.

Plus all your essential streaming film reviews including documentary Cassandro, The Exotico! About a gender-bending cross-dressing Mexican wrestler who reinvents himself, sci-fi Proximity and The Orphanage, about a 15-year-old ticket scalper in Kabul who dreams of Bollywood until the Soviets force him into a state facility.

Mark and Simon chat through all the films worth seeing on streaming services, we tell you the best and worst films on subscription-free TV next week and recommend a home entertainment purchase in DVD of the Week, and Hanks for Listening features an inspiring Tom Hanks speech.

00:33:57 Top 10 ‘single location movies’
00:45:03 Proximity review
00:49:43 The Orphanage review
00:53:40 Lockdown Correspondents
01:02:39 Cassandro, The Exotico! review
01:07:08 George MacKay interview
01:25:42 Romantic Comedy review
01:28:13 The Atom: A Love Affair review
01:31:58 TV MOVIE OF THE WEEK
01:42:02 Director of the week
01:46:24 DVD OF THE WEEK

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08
MAY

Amma Asante, Never Rarely Sometimes Always, In Search of Greatness and Camino Skies

Amma Asante chats to Simon and Mark about the challenges of continuing to work as a film director in lockdown and gives us some tips for some films to watch.

Plus your essential streaming film reviews including Eliza Hittman’s drama Never Rarely Sometimes Always, sports documentary In Search of Greatness and a film about is the journey of six strangers from New Zealand and Australia walking the 800km Camino de Santiago.

Mark also reviews Brett Pierce & Drew T. Pierce’s horror The Wretched, Corneliu Porumboiu’s Romanian drama The Whistlers.

Mark and Simon chat through all the films worth seeing on streaming services, we tell you the best and worst films on subscription-free TV next week and recommend a home entertainment purchase in DVD of the Week.

00:29:58 New to Download
00:31:20 Top Ten - Fictional Bands in Films
00:46:41 Never Rarely Sometimes Always
00:53:00 The Wretched
00:56:57 Lockdown Correspondents
01:04:30 Camino Skies
01:10:51 Amma Asante interview
01:23:57 TV MOVIE OF THE WEEK
01:29:03 The Whistlers review
01:31:39 More Beautiful For Having Been Broken
01:34:43 Time To Hunt
01:37:23 Tom Hanks
01:46:30 Well Done U
01:51:32 DVD OF THE WEEK

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24
APR

Pablo Larrain and Gael Garcia Bernal, Extraction, Astronaut, Sea Fever and Moffie

Pablo Larrain and Gael Garcia Bernal talk Ema, their film set in Chile about a couple dealing with the aftermath of an adoption that goes awry as their household falls apart.

Plus all your essential streaming film reviews including Chris Hemsworth in actioner Extraction, horror thriller Sea Fever and Moffie, about a young man drafted into South Africa's military who knows he is different and must keep himself hidden. Mark also reviews Richard Dreyfuss in Astronaut.

Mark and Simon chat through all the films worth seeing on streaming services, we tell you the best and worst films on subscription-free TV next week and recommend a home entertainment purchase in DVD of the Week.

00:34:07 New to Streaming: Calm with Horses
00:35:26 Top Ten - Mark’s Scary Films
00:53:44 Astronaut review
01:00:33 We Summon The Darkness review
01:02:54 Sea Fever review
01:07:28 Pablo Larrain and Gael Garcia Bernal interview
01:26:01 Moffie review
01:28:26 TV MOVIE OF THE WEEK
01:32:45 Extraction review
01:35:56 Lockdown Correspondents
01:45:48 Ghost Town Anthology
01:48:18 Well Done U
01:50:51 DVD OF THE WEEK

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17
APR

17/04/2020

Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo review the week's movies.

Also on the programme, interviews with key figures from the world of cinema, as well as your emails, texts and tweets, and the latest Box Office top ten.

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27
MAR

Jesse Eisenberg & Imogen Poots, Vivarium, The Banker, The Perfect Candidate and System Crasher

Another chance to hear Jesse Eisenberg & Imogen Poots talk about Vivarium.

Plus all your essential on demand film reviews including the new Apple TV movie The Banker, starring Samuel L Jackson and Nicolas Hoult, System Crasher, about a 9-year-old’s untamed energy which drives everyone around her to despair, and The Perfect Candidate, about a determined young Saudi doctor's surprise run for office in the local city elections, directed by Haifaa Al-Mansour.

Mark and Simon chat tell you the best and worst films on TV next week and recommend a home entertainment purchase in DVD of the Week.

35.34.05 Box Office Top 10
48.40.40 TV MOVIE(s) OF THE WEEK
57.39.17 The Banker review
01:06:42 Lockdown Correspondents
01:13:27 System Crasher review
01:20:15 Poots and Eisenburg interview
01:27.19 Vivarium review
01:33:29 The Perfect Candidate review
01:48:20 Director of the Week
02:02:57 DVD(s) OF THE WEEK

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13
MAR

Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Misbehaviour, The Hunt and My Spy

Gugu Mbatha-Raw talks Misbehaviour, the film of the protests at the 1970 Miss World protests.

Plus all your essential film reviews including the new animation My Spy, horror The Hunt, documentary Cunningham, Barry Keoghan in Calm with Horses and Brazilian thriller Bacurau.

Mark and Simon chat through all the films worth seeing in UK cinemas in the UK Box Office Top Ten, we tell you the best and worst films on TV next week and recommend a home entertainment purchase in DVD of the Week.

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06
MAR

Onward, Military Wives and The Photograph PART 2

Reviews on Onward, Military Wives, Blumhouse’s Fantasy Island and The Photograph among others.

00:16:07 Military Wives
00:33:24 Blumhouse’s Fantasy Island
00:35:44 Onward
00:40:30 The Photograph
00:44:23 Sulpher and White
00:47:05 Vitalina Varela Review

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