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Does Kristen Stewart's biopic on cinema's new wave icon Jean Seberg sink or swim?
Timothy Spall and Vanessa Redgrave go head-to-head and give a masterclass in acting.
In the long awaited sequel Elsa, Anna, and Olaf go in the unknown, should you join them?
An extraordinary true story but can you handle its blunt and confrontational style?
Follow a year in the life of a newborn reindeer in this doco-meets-fictional tale.
Bellbird balances heartfelt drama with laugh-out-loud moments for a can't-miss movie.
You won't hear a more Kiwi yarn than this adventure documentary, writes Francesca Rudkin.
The first fully 3D animated movie made in New Zealand is out today, should you see it?
Mocked and disparaged the all-women crew defied all odds to compete in the Whitbread race.
The stars are so young they can not legally watch their own movie. But should you?
There's nothing sparkling in this grimly confounding sci-fi flick...
Danger Close: The Battle of Long Tan is realistic and brutal but is it worth seeing?
The Kitchen has a killer cast of Hollywood's leading badass women, but is it enough?
Perhaps its time for the ...has Fallen franchise to fall away?
Another creepy doll lies in wait at the cinema.
In Little Woods sisters are doing it for themselves but should you see it?
Should you rocket to the cinema to see Rocketman?
The Social Network's Jesse Eisenberg is back, but with new levels of absurdity.
Movie review: The Chills: The Triumph and Tragedy of Martin Phillipps
Forget yellow spandex and tech-heavy armour, this heroine wears a lovely knitted jumper
Looking to keep the little'uns entertained these holidays? Try this on for size.
Are J.K Rowling's beasts fantastic the second time round?
We take the new documentary on local motorsport hero Scott Dixon out for a spin
You'll be glad you're not a Kennedy after seeing this period political drama...
Will you be crying with laughter or left in tears? Francesca Rudkin reviews.
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society is much better than its title suggests
Was the social media uproar over I Feel Pretty valid? Francesca Rudkin takes a look.