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    Is Brie Larson’s Just Mercy the most important film you’ll see this year?

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    Bombshell’s Megyn Kelly is no feminist – but she is a #MeToo hero

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Waves is the emotional gut-punch this pallid January needs

This movie offers us a unique take on family, love and grief.

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1917 film review
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Is 1917 really deserving of this awards show buzz?

Awards season is in full swing, and 1917 is a heavyweight contender that fits the pale and male profile voters seem to be looking for..

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Emily Gargan
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Little Women 2019 film by Greta Gerwig
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Little Women fans, it’s finally time to see Greta Gerwig’s adaptation in cinemas

Reviews have called it “rich, warm and passionately devoted”. Have you got your tickets yet?

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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The cast of new Cats movie
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So, is Cats the catastrophe everyone thinks it is?

Cats seemed destined for the litter-tray from the very first trailer drop. Here, Stylist investigates whether that’s really the case.

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Mayran Yusuf
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Emily Gargan
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Is Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker worth the wait?

The final battle commences.

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Is Knives Out as good as everyone says it is? Stylist investigates

This is the best time you'll have in a cinema this year, and that's just a fact.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Does Kristen Stewart’s Charlie’s Angels reboot sink or soar?

Stylist reviews the much anticipated girl power action film to find out.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Paul Feig’s response to negative Last Christmas review is a must-read for romcom fans

The director’s words are a reminder to us all.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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The Aeronauts
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So, is The Aeronauts actually as good as everyone says it is?

Spoiler: Felicity Jones’ new film may just be her best performance yet.

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Kemi J Williams
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Samara Weaving in the film READY OR NOT. Photo by Eric Zachanowich. © 2019 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation All Rights Reserved
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This bonkers bridal horror movie is unlike anything we’ve seen before

There’s a reason everyone’s tweeting about Samara Weaving’s Ready or Not, you know…

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Emily Gargan
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The Farewell review: an overwhelmingly honest look at family, love and grief
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So, is The Farewell actually as good as everyone says it is?

Spoiler: Awkwafina’s new film may just be her best performance yet.

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Kemi J Williams
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Mayran Yusuf
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Blinded by the Light review: Is this the feel-good film of the year?

Director Gurinder Chadha’s name deserves to be everywhere for this brilliant movie, and this is why...

Margot Robbie as Sharon Tate
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What are the critics saying about Once Upon A Time... In Hollywood?

The first reviews for the new Quentin Tarantino movie are in, and it doesn't look like the director has handled the murder of Sharon Tate well.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Mindy Kaling in late night
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Late Night is the perfect romantic comedy for ambitious women

This is a love story between a woman and her job, and that’s why it’s so good.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Ali Wong and Keanu Reeves
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Netflix's Always Be My Maybe teaches us the most important love language of all

With added Keanu Reeves, too.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Long Shot starring Charlize Theron and Seth Rogen
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Long Shot review: Romance usurps bromance in this satirical comedy

There are a few bum notes in Long Shot, but ultimately Charlize Theron and Seth Rogen shine bright in this thoroughly enjoyable romcom.

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Emily Gargan
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Marvel's Avenegers: ENdgame film review
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Is Avengers: Endgame REALLY worth three hours of your life? Stylist investigates

We all know that the superhero genre can be sexist – but Marvel’s Endgame is here to change that.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Sexist trolls are targeting Captain Marvel with fake bad reviews

This is why we can’t have nice things

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Kemi J Williams
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All is True is a touching, witty and human portrait of a literary genius

Kenneth Branagh's depiction of Shakespeare as a flawed, fraught and fallible man is unlike anything bardophiles have seen before, says Kemi J Williams.

Film Review | Can You Ever Forgive Me? starring Melissa McCarthy and Richard E. Grant
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Can You Ever Forgive Me? is a beautifully observed portrayal of loneliness

Melissa McCarthy is truly magnificent as an embittered and whiskey-soaked Lee Israel, says Under Her Eye’s Emily Gargan.

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Emily Gargan
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