Lambert & Stamp

Lambert & Stamp

Documentary about early-1960s managers for The Who illuminates its times

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Far From the Madding Crowd

Thomas Vinterberg turns out an exceptionally acted and enjoyable period piece, adapted from the Thomas Hardy novel
In Far from the Madding Crowd, the 19th-century British novelist Thomas Hardy tells too much story for director Thomas Vinterberg's new two-hour adaptation.

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I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story

Meet the man who has brought the iconic Sesame Street character to life for more than four decades
Dave LaMattina and Chad Walker's warm doc looks beneath the yellow feathers of Sesame Street's iconic Big Bird, and finds Caroll Spinney, the puppeteer who has brought the beloved character to life for 45 years.

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Mad Max: Fury Road

A dystopic thrill ride bursting with stunts, crazy-cool cars and bad-ass women
Likely to be the best action pic of the summer.

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Pitch Perfect 2

You've heard this song before
Elizabeth Banks' sequel to 2012's Pitch Perfect is pretty much the exact same film.

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The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out a Window and Disappeared

This Swedish hit combines farce, crime caper and a darkly comic reflection on life
"Nobody has meant more to me in my life than my cat, Molotov," says Allan, a very old Swedish man, in the opening scene of The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out a Window and Disappeared. Who would name a sweet-looking orange-and-white cat after an explosive device?

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Hot Pursuit

This Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara comedy seems like a film designed in a lab for the laziest girls-night-out ever
I sort of felt sorry for Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara, shrieking and flailing about in the unfunny mismatched-buddy comedy Hot Pursuit.

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Heaven Adores You

New bio-pic looks at the career of troubled singer-songwriter Elliott Smith
"I'm not the sort of person to be really, really famous."

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