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My top films of 2015.


These lists are always hard to compile, particularly the order. It’s a matter of personal taste, of course, and sometimes it’s hard to explain exactly why a film moves someone. I’ve added links of my reviews for most of the ...

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Man Booker 2015 shortlist announced. 

The shortlist for the Man Booker Prize 2015 was announced on Tuesday 15 September. This is only the second year the competition has been opened to writers of any nationality. Previously, the prize was open only to authors from the ...

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SA Weekend Box Office Top 10 28-30 August 2015

Unsurprisingly (but perhaps disappointingly), Leon Schuster’s latest flick is still topping the local box office, trumping blockbuster, Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation. 1 SCHUKS! PAY BACK THE MONEY 2 MISSION IMPOSSIBLE: ROGUE NATION (Incl Imax) 3 MINIONS (Incl 3D) 4 MAN ...

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