LondonNet's Top 10 Films




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Week ending Tuesday 17 September 2019

 downton-abbey. Copyright: 2019 Focus Features LLC. Photo: Liam Daniel. All Rights Reserved.1. [-] Downton Abbey (PG)
Robert Crawley, the Earl of Grantham, and wife Cora are delighted to receive written communication from Buckingham Palace, informing them of the impending arrival of King George V and Queen Mary. They intend to visit Downton Abbey during a tour of Yorkshire...
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The Souvenir. Copyright: Curzon Artificial Eye. All Rights Reserved.2. [2] The Souvenir (15)
Julie lives in early 1980s Knightsbridge and pursues dreams of becoming a filmmaker. In the throes of creative endeavour - Julie's masterpiece is a documentary about the people of Sunderland - she encounters Foreign Office junior Anthony. They embark on a tempestuous romance...
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Pain And Glory. Copyright: Pathe/Twentieth Century Fox. All Rights Reserved.3. [1] Pain And Glory (15)
Film director Salvador Mallo is in terrible pain with his back so he pops pills to get through the day. A screening and Q&A of one of Salvador's most famous films prompts him to rebuild bridges to the picture's star, Alberto Crespo. The men argued 30 years ago and haven't spoken since...
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Once Upon A Time... In Hollywood. Copyright: 2018 CTMG, Inc. Photo: Andrew Cooper. All Rights Reserved.4. [3] Once Upon A Time... In Hollywood (18)
Rick Dalton, one-time star of TV western Bounty Law, becomes convinced that his career is over. The handsome leading man drowns his sorrows with best friend and stunt double Cliff Booth, who buoys Rick's spirits as he prepares for a guest spot as the "bad guy" on TV series Lancer...
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Bait. Copyright: BFI Distribution. All Rights Reserved.5. [4] Bait (15)
Fisherman Martin is at odds with his brother Steven, who has taken charge of the family's boat The Buccaneer to conduct tourist cruises in their tiny Cornish harbour village. Money from visitors and a thriving Airbnb market are rapidly changing the community...
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For Sama. Copyright: Republic Film. All Rights Reserved.6. [-] For Sama (18)
During years of conflict in Aleppo, Waad al-Kateab captures life on the ground with her camera. Her footage chronicles emotional milestones including falling in love, getting married and giving birth to her daughter Sama. Blessed with new life in her arms, Waad faces an agonising choice...
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Hustlers. Copyright: 2019 STX Financing, LLC. All Rights Reserved.7. [-] Hustlers (15)
Following the global financial crash, stripping no longer pays the bills for single mother Destiny. She teams up with slinky veteran Ramona and some of the other girls to scam wealthy men. As the strippers enjoy the fruits of their underhand scheme, chinks appear in previously solid friendships...
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Mrs Lowry & Son. Copyright: Vertigo Releasing. All Rights Reserved.8. [5] Mrs Lowry & Son (PG)
LS Lowry works as a rent collector in 1920s Salford, where he closely observes daily life. In the evening, he takes art classes and translates his studies of people into paintings. Art is his passion but his embittered, bed-ridden mother Elizabeth attempts to dissuade him from following his dream...
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Ad Astra. Copyright: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. Photo: Francois Duhamel. All Rights Reserved.9. [-] Ad Astra (12A)
Thirty years ago, Clifford McBride ventured into the unknown with Project Lima to prove the existence of alien life. He never returned. Now electrical storms threatens Earth and Clifford's son, Major Roy McBride, travels to Nepture to discover if his old man is responsible...
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Honeyland. Copyright: Dogwoof. All Rights Reserved.10. [-] Honeyland (12A)
An intimate documentary, which spends three years in an isolated region in the Balkans, observing Hatidze Muratova and her mother Nazife. Hatidze is the last in a long line of Macedonian wild beekeepers, who farms honey in small batches and walks four hours to the nearest city to sell her produce...
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