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2008-09-12 18:00:21

The Women 12A, 114 mins ***** The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas 12A, 94 mins ***** Pineapple Express 15, 111 mins ***** A REMAKE of the 1939 George Cukor classic, The Women, which chronicles sisterly rivalry in Manhattan society, features an all- star cast. Meg Ryan, Annette Bening, Debra Messing, Bette Midler are just a few of the big names in the new movie. It tells the story of Mary Haines (Ryan) a successful, fashion designer with a handsome husband called...

2008-09-12 03:00:15

THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PYJAMAS (12A) STARS: Asa Butterfield, David Thewlis, Jack Scanlon, Rupert Friend, Sheila Hancock. DIRECTOR: Mark Herman. BASED on the best-selling novel by John Boyne, The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas relives the horrors of the Second World War from the perspective of an eight-year-old German tyke, who is blissfully unaware of the vital role played by his Nazi officer fatherin the unfolding tragedy. The subject matter is incredibly bleak and the final act of this...


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  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
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